January 19, 2022
This story is written by Bob Benenson of Local Food Forum on behalf of the…
October 5, 2020
Buy Fresh Buy Local (BFBL) is pleased to announce the winners of the first annual…
November 10, 2020
Now's the time to start planning your Holiday gatherings. Have you made your turkey plan yet? When you prioritize purchasing a local turkey this Thanksgiving, you'll not only get a turkey with unique and delicious flavor, but you'll be keeping your food dollars local, growing your local economy, and helping keep family farmers on the land.
November 9, 2020
Holiday shopping will look very different this year, but that does not mean buying from local retailers is off the table. In this post, we explore how important it is to shop locally this season, and how the Illinois Buy Fresh Buy Local directory can help you find local retailers who carry products from your local farmers and food artisans. Photo/Supporting Images: