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Wayne County farm honored in Springfield


State Rep David Reis, Raymond Poe; Director Illinois Department of Agriculture, Sarah Frey-Talley, State Rep Terri Bryant (Mt. Vernon)

State Representative David Reis (R-Ste. Marie) joined Sarah Frey-Talley of Frey Farms in rural Wayne County at a Springfield Wal-Mart on Thursday November 17th to commemorate Frey Farms’ 20 year relationship supplying pumpkins to the retailer. Frey Farms is the largest pumpkin grower in the United States, and also produce mass quantities of watermelon, cantaloupe, sweet corn, and hard winter squash.