Community Gardening Resource.
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
Find local food near you!
Use this interactive map to find places where you can buy local food in Lake County!
The listings include: farmers markets, farm stands, local food farms, CSA programs, restaurants that source local food, grocers that sell local food, community gardens and agri-tourism.
This site was created through leadership of The Liberty Prairie Foundation in collaboration with the Lake County Local Food Task Force and with generous support from The Lake County Community Foundation.