Pick-your-own fruits and vegetables, as well as local meats, eggs and other Illinois farm-fresh food products.
Farmers’ Market Resource Guide
Use our helpful farmers' market resource guide to find the best local, seasonal produce and learn how to...
Lessons in Food Labeling
Label lingo causes many to overthink food shopping.
Wolfe Orchard Apple Growers are Experts to the Core
Apple growers at Wolfe Orchard in Monticello harvest both popular and heirloom varieties in their orchard.
Seasonal Summer Recipes From the Farmers Market
Find fresh ingredients from your local farmers market for delicious summer recipes.
Spring Into Healthy Eating With Illinois-Grown Veggies
Illinois-grown horseradish and springtime veggies star in this three-course meal.
Prairie State Produce
Visit the Prairie Bounty of Illinois website to find farm-fresh foods in your neighborhood.
Chicago Mom Sees the Power of Food
An Illinois Farm Families Field mom examines how food is raised during farm visits.
Leepy’s Serves Locavores With Home-Canned Fruits and Vegetables
Leepy’s Country Gourmet Foods offers a wide variety of canned products – pickles, relishes, jellies and more – sold...
Chicago Neighborhood Gardens Grow Veggies, Community Spirit
More than 600 community gardens across Chicago have sprouted green space in urban areas to grow fresh produce...
Sweet Corn Recipes: We’re All Ears
Learn about corn varieties, storage tips and recipes including Creamy Chili-Lime Creamed Corn, Corn and Blueberry Salad, Grilled...