Farm Aid Coming to Philadelphia Area

The annual Farm Aid concert will take place on Sept. 30 at the Tweeter Center in Camden, N.J., a few miles east of Philadelphia. Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews will perform, with additional artists to be announced later. Young announced the Farm Aid concert date on Thursday (July 6) in Philadelphia while on tour with Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. Tickets for Farm Aid members go on sale July 14. Tickets will be made available to the general public on July 22. Farm Aid 2006 will urge Americans to choose food from family farms, creating growing opportunities for more family farmers.