Tag Archives: #illinois farming

Eat•Drink•Vote: Farming as a Climate Change Solution

Every Tuesday at noon from September until Election Day,  tune into our Facebook Live to hear from farmers and organizations from across the state on key issues from the Alliance’s Illinois Food and Farm Candidate…

Eat•Drink•Vote: Creating a Level Playing Field, Consolidation & Corporate Control

Every Tuesday at noon from September until Election Day,  tune into our Facebook Live to hear from farmers and organizations from across the state on key issues from the Alliance’s Illinois Food and Farm Candidate…

Eat•Drink•Vote: City Foodscapes & Urban Agriculture

Every Tuesday at noon from September until Election Day,  tune into our Facebook Live to hear from farmers and organizations from across the state on key issues from the Alliance’s Illinois Food and Farm Candidate…

Eat•Drink•Vote: Racial Equity and the Food System

Every Tuesday at noon from September until Election Day,  tune into our Facebook Live to hear from farmers and organizations from across the state on key issues from the Alliance’s Illinois Food and Farm Candidate…

How to run & attend an Illinois farmer’s market during COVID-19

The Illinois Farmers Market Association COVID-19 Toolkit lays out official guidelines. Farmers Markets hold a special place in a community’s fabric, typically bringing people together around food, fun, and neighbors. During the unprecedented time Illinois…

Important news & resources farmers should know about

COVID-19 has encouraged swift action and partnerships across the state, here is a list of the latest resources farmers should know about. But first … some GOOD NEWS! LOCAL FOOD PRODUCERS INCLUDED IN $9.5 BILLION…

Even when we’re apart, we can act together

You may not feel like a hero stuck at home – but you are! sheltering in place in the coming weeks will be what keeps the virus from spreading faster and overwhelming hospitals. You’re not alone. The…

Bringing the Next Generation of Farmers Back Home

Across the midwest farms are facing the challenge of how to keep the next generation on the farm; regenerative agriculture may be the answer. Growing up, Frank Rademacher watched dad run the family hardware store…