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Fresh Produce Available

August 23, 2016 11:59 PM
Green Youth Farm at Greenbelt
Green Youth Farm
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Each summer, teens from low-income communities work at the Green Youth Farm in Lake County to grow produce while gaining paid work experience, entrepreneurial skills and exposure to healthy foods and cooking. This program is a partnership between the Lake County Forest Preserves, the Preservation Foundation and the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Fresh produce is available for purchase at a weekly farm stand:

Wednesdays, 9 am–1 pm, from July 13–October 12

The farm stand is located in the parking lot of the Greenbelt Cultural Center, at 1215 N. Green Bay Road, North Chicago.

Learn more about the Green Youth Farm.

Find other farmers markets in Lake County.

 

 

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