For Quick Launch – August 16, 2021
Illinois Division of Agriculture Tent Options New Experiences for 2021
SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Division of Agriculture (IDOA) tent Shall be a vacation spot for fairgoers By way of the 2021 Illinois State Truthful. The ag tent goals to rejoice Illinois agriculture and all it has To current with samples of Illinois merchandise, an Illinois product retailer and An alternative To join with Illinois farmers with The mannequin new “Meet a Farmer” program.
“Over the course of the final yr and half our regionally grown merchandise have Discover your self to be extra important than ever,” said IDOA Director Jerry Costello. “People Want to know the place their meals is coming from and To supply them The prospect To fulfill the farmers rising It is even greater. We Might have farmers from conventional to metropolis, overlaying The complete scope of Illinois agriculture.”
Completely different actions Occurring On the IDOA tent embrace:
AgVenture Youngsters Space-Take your youngsters on an AgVenture and study the significance of Illinois agriculture through play. That consists of: pedal tractors, crafts, piglets, superstar storytime and alternatives Freed from cost face painting and caricatures.
Leisure-Look at the Daily schedule for the thrilling issues happening on the Illinois Dept. of Agriculture Stage, sponsored by Illinois Farm Bureau.
Illinois Specialty Growers Farm Stand- Serving apple cider slushies, watermelon, gentle-serve ice cream, candy corn, peaches
Artisan Market-Take pleasure in FREE samples from native meals artisans, August Thirteenth-Fifteenth from 11a-6p! That consists of: Uncle Joe’s BBQ, Riley’s Seasoning, Huelskoetter Pork, and Rolling Lawns Ice Cream
The IDOA tent Shall be open Daily 10am to 8pm and 10am to 6pm the final Sunday of the fair.