Illinois Small Farms
Agricultural Safety and Health: The Agricultural Safety and Health program seeks to provide research-based information and resources that assist individuals and organizations in the understanding and prevention of injury and illness while working in and around Illinois agriculture.
Agroecology/Sustainable Agriculture Program : ASAP facilitates and promotes research and education which protects Illinois' natural and human resources while sustaining agricultural production.
Backyard Fruits: Backyard Fruits gives the basics of growing fruit in the home garden.
From Garden Gates to Dinner Plates: Learn all about the Illinois Cottage Food Operation Law of 2011.
Illinois Agritourism: This site includes examples of Illinois Agritourism, information on business development, resources, and upcoming events.
Illinois Drought Resources: Learn about resources and how to deal with the heat and drought in Illinois.
Pesticide Safety Education Program: Fact sheets, newsletters and training information about pesticide safety.
University of Illinois Plant Clinic: Plant and insect identification, diagnosis of disease, insect, weed and chemical injury, nematode assays, and help with nutrient related problems.
Composting Central: A clearinghouse for resources about composting.
Fresh From the World...Where Your Food Comes From: This site looks at 15 different popular foods and explores their histories and origins to help kids understand that their food comes from all over the world. (Intended for 4th-5th grade students)