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Peoria Local Foods Resource Guide 


Guide 2015 - Check out this guide of sources of local foods available to central Illinois residents.


This valuable time saver maps out where you can find farmer's markets, CSAs, on farm sales, and restaurants serving locally sourced food.


The food movement is ever evolving and we encourage you to share other locations to be included in future versions of this guide.  Email rcottrell@peoriacounty.org for locations to be added.

 

 


Local Flavors Calendar 2015

Treat your senses!  Now you can find farm-fresh meals at your favorite restaurants during the Local Flavors farm-to-table series.  Participating restaurants will prepare a seasonal meal using ingredients sourced directly from central Illinois farmers.  Dine out for Local Flavors and support local businesses, sustainable farming, and locally grown products.  Visit www.buyfreshbuylocalcentralillinois.org for dates in Peoria, Bloomington-Normal, Springfield, and Champaign-Urbana

Click here for Peoria calendar

 


Illinois Stewardship Alliance

 

Illinois Stewardship Alliance promotes environmentally sustainable, economically viable, socially just, local food systems through policy development, advocacy, and education.  There are a variety of resources for local food producers, concerned citizens, or food-systems related organizations.  Check them out here.

 

Learn more about landscaping with native plants, the Slow Food USA movement, whole animal buying guide, beginning farmer training, farm-to-table guides for restaurants and farmers, and many more topics here.

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