All posts by Celeste Huttes
The History Behind Rural Education in Illinois
Rural education's roots run deep in Illinois, thanks to preserved schoolhouses like North Grove School in Sycamore.
How An Illinois Woman Turned a Passion for Produce Into a Business
Sarah Frey-Talley owns produce farm, Frey Farms, in Keenes, Illinois.
Tips for Green Thumbs
Gardening tips from Illinois flower growers.
Less Means More in Minimalist Farnsworth House
Minimalist house maximizes nature – and inspires generations.
Booming Blooms in Illinois
Illinois growers offer colorful flowers for springtime celebrations.
Fighting Flooding at Farnsworth
Farnsworth House fights ongoing battle with flooding in 1996.
Behind the Brand of Gilster-Mary Lee
Private-labeling powerhouse has deep roots in Illinois.
New Day Hydroponics Grows With the Flow
New Day Hydroponics harvests herbs and produce year round.
The roots of hydroponics reach back thousands of years.
City of the Sun at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site honors ancient farming civilization.