Saunders Brothers Gets Huge Visit From N American Farmers’ Direct Marketing Assc.

©2012 : Photos By Central & South Nelson Photographer Marcie Gates: Paul Saunders of Saunders Brothers & Maureen Kelley, Director of the Nelson Dept of Tourism and Economic Development greet one of three tour buses making a stop Saturday afternoon 2.11.12 at Saunders Brothers in Piney River.

Piney River
Nelson County, Virginia

More than an honor, it was a distinct privilege to have three tour bus loads of people from the North American Farmers’ Direct Marketing Association make a stop at Saunders Brothers Farm Market in Piney River this past Saturday afternoon. It was all part of a week long tour hosted by the association’s Williamsburg event.

Members of the bus tour got the chance to check out some of the locally grown fruit produced by Saunders Brothers.
Paul Saunders (right) introduces musicians Bobby Miller (far left) & Steve Bowling to the tour crowd this past Saturday afternoon in Piney River.
Between 150 to 200 people toured Saunders Brothers Saturday afternoon as part of the bus stop.
Paul Saunders addresses the crowd Saturday afternoon in Piney River.
Bus tour members with NAFDMA look over some of the many items in Saunders Brother Farm Market in Piney River.
The market is not in operation during the cold winter months, but a special opening was held to accomodate the large bus tour.

Saunders Brothers Farm Market will open for regular seasonal operation in the Spring of 2012.


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