All posts by Celeste Huttes
Fun at the Illinois State Fair
For more than 150 years, Illinois families have shared a summertime tradition: the Illinois State Fair.
Youth Livestock Shows Offer Life Lessons
Livestock competition brings out the best in youth.
Farm to Fork Restaurants in Chicago and St. Louis
Check out a list of eateries from Chicago to St. Louis that embrace the farm-to-table concept.
Meet the Buyers Program Plants Seeds of Partnership
Meet the Buyers program connects farmers with retailers, restaurants and distributors looking for locally grown food.
Taylorville Ag Teacher is Outstanding in Her Field
Taylorville agriculture teacher, FFA adviser, cultivates leadership, life skills.
Partners for Progress Provides Hope, Healing and Horses
Partners for Progress hands the reins to kids with special needs.
Farmer-Restaurant Partnerships Encourage Going Local
Farmer-restaurant partnerships bridge the gap from farm to fork throughout the state.
Funk Farm Brings Maple Syrup From Tree to Tabletop
As operators of Funks Grove Pure Maple Sirup Farm in Shirley, Illinois, Mike and Debby Funk bring syrup...
Unbridled Hospitality at Illinois Horse Hotels
Equine enthusiasts gallop to horse hotels across Illinois.
Elkhart Hill: Little Town on the Prairie
No one knows what caused a glacier to stop in the heart of Illinois thousands of years ago,...