University of Illinois Extension

Archives for January 2011

January 25, 2011
Barb Curry from Illinois

Publicizing the agriculture industry in your area can be a valuable boost to local foods producers. In this podcast Barb Curry from Illinois describes a very successful program called the Ag Breakfast where local producers showcase their products.

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January 6, 2011
Extension Specialist Al Zwilling

- In this podcast, Al Zwilling from the University of Illinois Extension explains the ins and outs of the USDA's Farmers Market Promotion Program Grant. From the purchase of a refrigerator and better publicity on up to money to start a totally new Farmer's Market, this grant helps Local Foods producers to create new and better markets.

Play Online (9:03)