All posts by ILFB Staff
Fruit Trees: Which Varieties Grow Well in Illinois?
If you're a home gardener who is interested in fruit trees, make sure you pick a species that...
You’re a Real Peach: Facts and Recipes for National Peach Month
August is National Peach Month. Celebrate with some vine-ripened facts, baking tips and our favorite peach recipes including...
Breakfast for Dinner Recipes
Our breakfast for dinner recipes include breakfast pizza, oven-roasted tomatoes and maple brown sugar bacon.
Illinois Fruit Calendar: Ripe and Ready for Summer
Illinois is full of fresh fruits that are ripe and ready to be picked. Check out this list...
How to Preserve Fresh Flowers
A vase of cut flowers may be beautiful, but they will only last a few days. To enjoy...
Home-Grown Sweet Potatoes
Learn how to plant a sweet potato.