New Campaign Challenges Residents to Buy Locally for Month of September

This September, a new campaign challenges central Illinois residents to spend $20 each week on locally grown food. The Central Illinois Eat Local Challenge Campaign, organized by Illinois Stewardship Alliance and farmers markets across central…

You’re Invited to Harvest Celebration 2016!

Where can you find central Illinois’ finest chefs, most delicious food, and toe-tapping-ist live music all in one place? At Illinois Stewardship Alliance’s Annual Harvest Celebration, that’s where! Celebrate the bounty of the harvest with…

NEW Local Flavors Week series brings farm-to-table meals to even more Central Illinois communities

Illinois Stewardship Alliance is proud to announce the kick off of the new Local Flavors Week series this June. The new series, a spin-off of the popular Local Flavors series, gives residents of rural central Illinois…

Local Flavors 2016!

The Local Flavors farm-to-table restaurant series, now in its 9th season, will kick off this June, highlighting locally-owned restaurants across central Illinois with a commitment to sourcing from central Illinois farmers. The series takes place…

Alliance Creates Speaker Bureau of Sustainable Farming Experts

Springfield- Now organizations, event planners, and members of the media can use a comprehensive list of Illinois farmers to identify knowledgeable farmers with different areas of expertise who are able to speak publicly. This newly…