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Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
700 S. Airport Drive
Springfield, IL 62707
Phone: 217-782-4617
FAX: 217-524-6662
cvnghgrn@illinois.edu

Bill Davison
Extension Educator, Small Farms and Local Food Systems
University of Illinois Extension
402 North Hershey Road
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
wdavison@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

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Organic Information and Resources

The University of Illinois Extension Local Food Systems and Small Farms Team has developed a webpage for those practicing organic agriculture or for those who want to learn more.  Information about certification, history, fruit and vegetable production, as well as a comprehensive list of organizations and resources is also available.

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