Todd Nichols of Nichols Farm & Orchard offers five tips about Chicago produce and outings to your local farmers’ market.
Just because summer is over doesn’t mean you have to give up fresh produce, beautiful flowers or unique local shopping. Many of the area’s farmers’ markets take place well into the cooling autumn months, continuing to offer many of the items you enjoyed all summer long, such as local art, organic produce and neighborhood specialties…
Low-income shoppers are taking advantage of opportunities to buy healthy food, by using their LINK cards at farmers’ markets.
The Illinois State Senate has passed a bill attempting to make things easier for more sellers.