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IL Pork promoting to Chicago consumers

The pork industry remains focused on growing domestic demand and the executive director for Illinois Pork says the nation’s third-largest city is a perfect place to do that.   Jennifer Tirey says the association is working to reach Chicago’s urban consumers… “Promotional activities that we are... Read More.

Chicago farmer named 2024 IL Farmer Veteran of the Year

A retired Marine from Chicago has been named the 2024 Illinois Farmer Veteran of the Year by the Farmer Veteran Coalition.  Steve Archer II and his brother, also a veteran, started the Archer Urban Farm Initiative last year to reclaim their family’s eighth of an... Read More.