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Market season is a busy time


For Empire Township Aaron Brand, the arrival of spring means the arrival of farmer's market season. It's a busy time for Brand, who sells eggs, raspberries and other items at multiple markets in the area. But he seems to enjoy himself.

Brand, a Rosemount High School graduate, took time recently to talk to the Town Pages about this busy time of year.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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