Welcome to Grow Lake County!
place. Lake County, IL has wonderful small family farms growing good food for communities, innovative gardening and
food projects, and people who care about where their food comes from.
resources to grow your own food, and learn about what is happening in your community and how to get involved.
food supports Lake County family
farms and provides environmental,
economic, and health
nourishes your mind and body. Find
places throughout Lake County to
purchase local food and
local food—fresh food from your back-
yard or community garden! Follow
these easy tips and resources
stronger in communities and
nationally each year. Learn about
academic and entrepreneurial
hungry Lake County neighbors. Learn
about what is happening in your
community and how to join
more about this movement. Find
grants, toolkits, resources for schools,
community gardens, growers
Fremont Township Garden Offers Oasis of Biodiversity
Back in 2014 when the garden was established, Garden Coordinator Alicia Dodd wanted to design a dynamic, multi-functional space that encouraged people to explore, learn, taste, rest, and play in the garden.