Gov.Jack Markell and Secretary of Agriculture Ed Kee announced the start of Delaware Farmers Market Week, Aug. 3-9.

Gov.Jack Markell and Secretary of Agriculture Ed Kee announced the start of Delaware Farmers Market Week, Aug. 3-9.

Delaware’s 26 farmers markets generated $2.1 million in 2013, 62 percent of which came from produce sales, and 38 percent which came from value-added products such as meats, cheeses, jellies, breads, salsa, eggs and honey.

For a complete directory of Delaware markets including hours, locations and contact information, visit de.gov/buylocal or download the Delaware Fresh mobile app.