Helping the family farmer

Feb 20, 2018
In Illinois and other states, polices are often stacked against the independent family farmer especially after the death of the owner. Passing a family farm on to the next... Read more

Law supports farmers' market boom

Jun 26, 2014
Gov. Pat Quinn has signed into law a farmers market measure that is the result of a six-year campaign to support the booming local foods movement in Illinois.The measure, first... Read more

Local Farmers Markets -- Good for Illinois

Jun 11, 2013
Illinois' growing number of farmers markets are the favorite shopping option for families looking for locally grown produce and products like honey, soap, wine, flowers, spices, eggs, cheeses, preserves and more.Not... Read more