Todd Nichols of Nichols Farm & Orchard offers five tips about Chicago produce and outings to your local farmers’ market.
With a surplus of farmers markets in the Chicagoland area, there’s nothing stopping most of us from making these weekly markets our grocery-shopping destinations. Aside from markets being, well, everywhere, here are FIVE compelling reasons to eat locally and take advantage of what our local farmers have to offer.
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