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Margaret Larson
County Extension Director
University of Illinois Extension
Highland Community College, Bldg R
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-4125
FAX: 815-232-9006
mklarson@illinois.edu

Jackie de Batista
Program Coordinator (Winnebago County)
University of Illinois Extension
1040 North Second Street
Rockford, IL 61107
Phone: 815-986-4357
FAX: 815-986-4329
jbatista@illinois.edu

Grant McCarty
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
Highland Community College, Bldg R
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-4125
FAX: 815-232-9006
gmccarty@illinois.edu

Winnebago Local Foods Initiative

Winnebago Local Foods Initiative

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University of Illinois Extension is proud to promote local foods and provide educational programming in Winnebago County to support local farmers in their efforts to supply local foods to the public. Please page through the informational tabs on the sidebar and check back often for information about upcoming local foods educational events.

Our very popular LOCAL FOODS DIRECTORY OF NORTHERN ILLINOIS has been updated for 2014 and given a brand new look! To download a copy, please click on the Local Foods Directory of Northern Illinois Link on the right.

UPCOMING EVENTS: