Alabama’s annual Farmers Market Day to be held Saturday, July 12, 2008, will give local farmers an opportunity to display their best homegrown produce and flowers while providing tons of fun for everybody. Among the many exciting events planned are a Watermelon Eatin’ Contest and a Corn Shuckin’ Contest. All events will be at the Montgomery State Farmers Market on Federal Drive next to Garrett Coliseum. Farmers Market Day will offer something exciting for everyone to enjoy so get there early to find the best selection of your favorite fruits and vegetables. Farmers Market Day is a joint effort of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Alabama Farmers Federation and the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries. If you have any questions about Farmers Market Day, please call 1-800-243-4769 or 334-242-5350.