Illinois is 3rd in the Nation for the Number of Farmers' Markets
More than 8,000 farmers' markets across the country offer consumers farm-fresh, affordable, convenient, and healthy products such as fruits, vegetables, cheeses, herbs, fish, flowers, baked goods, meat, and much more. Please take this opportunity to search for a community or roadside farmers' market near you.
Farmers' markets serve as integral links between urban, suburban, and rural communities, affording farmers and their consumers the opportunity to interact. The popularity of farmers' markets continues to rise, as more and more consumers discover the joys of shopping for unique ingredients sold directly from the farm, and the pleasure of buying familiar products in their freshest possible state.
To further the expansion and awareness of farmers' markets and the contributions farmers make to daily life in America, take the opportunity to celebrate the benefits of farmers' markets and the bountiful production of our nation's farmers, who provide for our needs and are among the best stewards of our land.
Please take this opportunity to search for a community or roadside farmers' market near you.
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SNAP/LINK or WIC Coupons at Illinois Farmers Markets
Find Food IL Map
Use the Find Food IL map below to find places that are offering free food or meals in your community. You can also locate stores and markets that accept SNAP/LINK or WIC coupons. Plus, see the DHS or WIC office nearest to you.
The Anti-Racist Farmers Market Toolkit exists to help farmers market managers make progress toward becoming anti-racist managers of anti racist-markets.
Download the Farmers Market Coalition’s Anti-Racist Farmers Market Toolkit