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Check out these points of interest within a 40
If you are
looking for places nearby to buy naturally raised foods, check out the
following farms. We are friends with the Carrs, Moores, and the Dickmans and appreciate the
high quality of their produce and meats.
Mint Creek Herb and
Sheep Farm - Harry and Gwen Carr, their son Jonathan and daughter
Raya raise grass fed lamb without the use of chemicals on their farm one mile
from the Greenhouse B&B.
Moore Family Farm -
Jim & Diann Moore and Sons, 2013 N
1950 East Rd., Watseka (~40 miles southeast), On their family farm the Moores raise grass-fed beef and lamb, as well as pasture raised Tamworth pork,
heritage turkeys & chicken and free range eggs (chicken & duck). They also
offer fresh stone ground wheat and corn products milled on the farm, and
pesticide free seasonal produce. Items can be purchased directly on the farm.
For more details, call the farm at (815) 432-6238 .
neighbors, JoAnn and
Dennis Dickman of Herscher (10 miles north) sell super sweet
multi-colored sweet corn in the summer and fresh pastured chickens & turkeys
as well as fresh brown eggs year round.
To find more
farms that sell direct to the public, browse through the