Aspiring Illinois farmers, new growers with less than five years’ experience, commodity farmers interested in diversifying to include fruit or vegetable production, and high school and community college agriculture teachers are invited to apply now for t
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The 2015 North Central Region - Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Farmer Rancher Grant Call for Proposals is now available. Farmers are invited to submit grant proposals to explore sustainable agriculture solutions to probl
Learn More about NCR-SARE Announces 2015 Farmer Rancher Grant Call for Proposals »
The new Limestone Quality Booklet from the Illinois Department of Agriculture. The booklet allows potential lime purchasers to compare limestone quality (calcium carbonate equivalent and particle size) from most Illinois area quarries.
Learn More about 2014 Limestone Program - Producer Information »
A free service to help you advertise your business and connect with buyers. You can access four directories (farmers markets, CSA, food hub, and/or on-farm market) to list, update, or modify information about your enterprise.
Learn More about USDA’s Local Food Directories - Update and Registration »