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Ag Resources/ Farmers Markets

Urban Ag - Cook County Farm Bureau

Why Belong to the CCFB!

Cook County Farm Bureau Supports Urban Ag:
- Our Members
- Policy & Legislative Affairs
- Education & Promotion
- What We Offer
- Country Financial Relationship

Chicago City Markets Schedule

Chicago City Markets sell fresh seasonal produce, flowers, prepared foods, unique Chicago-made products and rare finds – at Chicago’s longest running farmers market on Daley Plaza, the historic Maxwell Street Market and community markets in neighborhoods across Chicago.

2024 Winter Market Schedule

2024 Winter Market Listing
Looking for a winter farmers market near you? Click the button below to view our 2024 Winter Market Listing. Don’t see your winter market listed? Send an email to [email protected] to be added.

Suburban Farmers Markets Schedule

Find local produce and vendors at these farmers markets and French markets in Chicago’s western suburbs! Local produce, products, and much more are at farmers markets all around the Chicagoland suburbs.

Learn About Agriculture-Local Food

Local food systems have many benefits for farmers, consumers and communities. Illinois is home to a vibrant local and regional food community. A local food community is about a food system in your community and telling that story. It’s about cross-collaboration, connectivity, and working together to create food access and economic growth.

USDA Local Food Directories

Find farms, farmers markets and food hubs near you.

Starting a Farmers Market Guide

Starting a Farmers Market in Your Community

Farmer & Rural Resources

Resources for the local and rural farmer: Food Training & Certification, Livestock, Safety & Health, Transportation, Resources, ILVET Program, Media & Resources, Mental Health & Wellness, Veteran Farmer Resources, Farm Bill, H-2A Program, Paid Leave, Rural Development Grant and more.

Agritourism Liability Insurance Tax Credit Application

For taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2022, and ending on or before December 31, 2023, any individual or entity that operates an agritourism operation in the State during the taxable year shall be entitled to a tax credit. The deadline to apply for the 2022 Tax Year is February 28, 2023.

Industrial Hemp Act

Proposed Industrial Hemp Act rules.

2022 Ag Census

The 2022 Census of Agriculture data shows the average age of Illinois farmers continues to increase while the total number of farms in Illinois is decreasing.

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