Seven years and still going strong

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 7, 2010

The German Coast Farmers’ Market recently celebrated the seventh anniversary of its Destrehan Market. Amelia Gassen, Randy McClendan, Paige Priest, Pat Trosclair and Timmy Brown were the winners of the anniversary door prizes, Gwen Cashio won a Bees are My Business gift basket, and Kevin Templet who won the grand prize, a stay in a bed and breakfast room at Ormond Plantation. The market is open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon and in Luling every Wednesday from 3 to 6:30 p.m. For the latest information, to sign up for e-newsletters or for a vendor application, go to