Cook County Staff Exchange Dates Set

Posted Jun 2 2014

On Wednesday, August 27 and Tuesday, September 16 Cook County Farm Bureau is hosting a Cook County farm-business/food processor tour for Cook County government... more



Farm Bureau Considers Ethics Policy

Posted Aug 15 2014

Ninety-four percent of Cook County Farm Bureau® voting members responding to the 2014 Viewpoint Survey believe that elected officials should be held... more

RMH Rooftop Garden Flourishes

Posted Aug 6 2014

  Produce continues to pour in from the RMH near Lurie's rooftop garden. A huge thank you goes out to Karen and Dan Biernacki and Ted's Greenhouse... more

Help Available From Trees Forever

Posted Aug 5 2014

Landowners and farmers interested in planting native grasses and shrubs along streams or trees around livestock operations may apply for assistance from... more


Posted Aug 4 2014

Application. That is the best thing about internships: being able to apply the things I have learned in the classroom.  I grew up just west of Sandwich... more

A Snack as Old as America, Herself

Posted Aug 1 2014

Second only to strawberries, blueberries remain one of the most popular berries consumed in the US.  In addition to popularity, blueberries are rich... more