|September 4th, 2015|
|Bureau of Marketing and Promotion|
State Fairgrounds, P.O. Box 19281, Springfield, IL 62794-9281, 217/782-6675, TDD 217/524-6858, Fax 217/524-5960
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|AADVANTAGE INSURANCE GROUP LLC|
10 Ginger Creek Village Dr.
Glen Carbon, IL 62034-3517
Product(s): As an Independent Insurance Agency, we work for you, the client.
Why choose a Farm Certified Agent?
The better an agent knows and understands your business, the better he or she can act as your trusted partner, helping ensure you've got the insurance coverages you need, while keeping costs reasonable. Farm agent certification is another reason Nationwide is the nation's #1 farm and ranch provider.
We know of no other farm insurance company that trains and certifies its farm agents. It's one of the reasons our agents are the best in the business.
What does it mean to be On Your Side Farm Certified?
*Farm Certified agents are committed to ongoing customer service training.
*They use worksheets and tools to customize your insurance program and help you understand what's protected.
*Farm Certified agents take time to explain the products and what they mean to you.
*They provide annual reviews to ensure you have the right coverages and up-to-date values on your buildings, equipment, and inventory.
We want to provide more than just insurance protection. Our goal is to develop a long-term relationship with you.
2260 CR 1800E
Arthur, IL 61911-6063
Toll Free: 866/913-8222
Product(s): Fresh, local produce in season. We define local as Arthur & Illinois or within 100 miles. A full variety of high-quality fruits and vegetables. Zimmermans canned vegetables, Kathy's Kitchen, Plank's Apple Butter. Baked goods. Gifts, puzzles, books, educational suppliers.
1 Genstar Drive
Joliet, IL 60435-2674
Toll Free: 800/769-9965
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting; feed additives and ingredients; mold inhibitors, pellet binders, antioxidants and preservatives; chemicals
18246 Waller Road
Fulton, IL 61252-9511
Toll Free: 800/435-9560
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting; feed additives and ingredients, lysine products, milk replacers, mixed feed or mixed feed ingredients, vitamin and mineral mixes; beef dairy, horse, pork, poultry, and forage and grain innoculent; laboratory services or forage, grain, manure using wet-lab, NIR and IN-VITRO for producers, researchers, or commercial clients. Treat forages for people.
21417 1950 E. Street
Princeton, IL 61356-9083
Product(s): AgriEnergy resources is a manufacturer and distributor of bulk liquid, custom blended fertilizer products which include N-P-K, trace elements and biological products for sustainable agriculture and agribusiness consulting; certified organic: bio mix, bio C, compost T, SP-1, and mineral max.
31832 Delhi Road
Brighton, IL 62012-3851
Toll Free: 877/372-3003
Product(s): AgriSolutions AgManager ag-specific accounting program, which is setup and customized to your operation, is a double-entry accounting system with managerial accounting built-in. AgManager allows you to drill down to the farm, field or even subfield so you can see your breakeven at any given point. AgManager allows you to keep the information as detailed or simple as you wish. You are able to keep quantities such as per head, per cwt, per bushel, etc. AgManager has all the typical accounting features such as balance sheet, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial forecasting, tax, trends, automatic production units, raised and purchased inventories and more. AgriSolutions also provides consulting and education courses to the ag industry.
|ALFELDT'S TREE FARM & NURSERY|
8909 Adams Road
Oakdale, IL 62268-2721
Toll Free: 800/369-0797
Product(s): Christmas trees, pumpkins, nursery stock, and gift shop.
|ALL SEASONS APPLE ORCHARD/PUMPKIN PATCH& CORN MAZE|
14510 IL Route 176
Woodstock, IL 60098-7556
Product(s): All Seasons Apple Orchard is a family friendly apple picking orchard located in Woodstock, the county seat of McHenry County, in Northern Illinois. All Seasons Apple Orchard has more than 11,000 apple trees and 12 varieties of apples, including Honey crisp and the Asian pear. They also have a pick your own pumpkin patch with six varieties of pumpkins for your decorating and baking needs. Starting Labor Day Weekend, explore their 10 acre Corn Maze with 3 miles of pathways and 2 bridges. Spend time in their petting zoo, country farm market, or Country Kitchen and Bakery which offers seasonal favorites like homemade apple donuts, apple cider, caramel apples, local honey and much more! At All Seasons Orchard, the hay ride will take you on a tour through their beautiful orchards and is essential to a complete fall season experience! Visit the petting zoo, hay maze, Cow Train, Heap of Hay or any of their other amusements for children. In their 20th year, they continue their commitment to producing the best apples in Illinois for you and your family!
|ALL STAR TRADING|
2100 Clearwater Dr., Suite 320
Oak Brook, IL 60523-1927
Toll Free: 877/787-7827
Product(s): Feed and Grain Dealers.
|ALL-AMERICAN ASSOCIATES, INC.|
11856 N County Road 3600 E
Mason City, IL 62664-0072
Toll Free: 800/482-3566
Product(s): Commercial greenhouse construction contractors and consultants. Commercial greenhouse distributors and installation contractors.
|AMERICAN EXTRUSION INTERNATIONAL|
498 Prairie Hill Road
South Beloit, IL 61080-2563
Product(s): Developers and manufacturers of the newest technology for the snack food and cereal industries.
|AMERICAN HALAL FOUNDATION|
125 N. Vincent Drive
Bolingbrook, IL 60490-5591
Product(s): American Halal Foundation is an Illinois base not for profit business, registered in the State of Illinois. It provides halal services to the manufacturers of food (meat, poultry, non-meat products, dry goods), agricultural products, pharmaceuticals, feed, cosmetic, and all consumer goods. AHF halal certificate is recognized by the US Muslim community and global Muslim community. This recognition gives a unique marketing tool to the manufacturers, facilitating to cater halal niche markets in addition to general population.
We employ four employees in the State of Illinois, all of whom are volunteers. Currently we certify a total of ten companies and our annual revenue is less than 23,000.00.
|AMERICAN TRADING INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
3415 South Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 610
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Product(s): Trading company that represents all food and beverage items.
|ANDRIA'S STEAK SAUCE|
Andria's Food Group, Inc.
6813 Old Collinsville Road
O'Fallon, IL 62269-6916
Toll Free: 800/214-9957
Product(s): Andria's brush on steak sauce 15 oz., 1 gal., and 5 gal. Andrea's House Dressing 15 oz.
2290 E. Walnut
Chatham, IL 62629-8633
Product(s): Roadside Market & Bakery: Breads, cider, jams, jellies, honey, molasses, pasta, popcorn, muffins, and pies. Fresh fruits: apples, berries, blackberries, melons, peaches, pears, plums, raspberries, tomatoes, pumpkins, and watermelons. Fresh vegetables: asparagus, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers & gherkins, cauliflower, eggplants, garlic, peppers, sweet corn, sweet potatoes, turnips, gourds, and squash. Greenhouse: You name it, we have it-flowers, trees, shrubs, and mums in the Fall. Christmas trees.
Route 1, Box 42A
Keenes, IL 62851-9717
Product(s): Ventilation, feed systems and gates, swine livestock equipment, grain processing equipment, dryers, fans, blowers, storage tanks and bins, lumber, poultry equipment, and construction building.
|ARGO ACRES FARM MARKET|
16295 Argo Fay Rt.
Thomson, IL 61285-7669
Product(s): Farm Fresh Vegetables- Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, Peppers, Beans, Cucumbers, Melons, Pumpkins, Squash, and most other vegetables. Open daily July-Nov.
|ASSN. OF IL SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTS.|
4285 N. Walnut St. Rd
Springfield, IL 62702-1262
|AUGIES FRONT BURNER|
2 W. Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701
|AURORA'S FARMER'S MARKET|
N River Street
Aurora, IL 60505-3302
Product(s): Farmer's Market. The location of the farmers market on Wednesdays is the parking lot of the Westminster Presbyterian Church (corner of Galena Blvd. and Edge Lawn Drive). Market offers a large variety of fresh vegetables, fruits, herbs, spices, etc. It is open Saturday at the Aurora's Transportation Center from mid-June to October (7-12 noon) and Wednesdays from July thru September (3-6 p.m.).
|AUSTIN CHEMICAL COMPANY, INC.|
1565 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-4537
Product(s): Distributor of Domino flavored sugar, crystalline honey and crystalline fruit juice.
500 Central Avenue
University Park, IL 60484-3147
Toll Free: 800/255-3181
Product(s): Avox (TM) Antioxidants BHA, BHT, TBHQ, and/or propyl gallate-based; ProKote (R) Release Agents-Bread Pan Oils, Divider Oils, Lecithin-free, Lecithin-based, Organic Certified, Pan Greases, Specialty; ProTech (TM)-Equipment Lubricants, conventional; ProSyn (TM)-Equipment Lubricants, Synthetic; Avatar-Glycerins; ProChill (TM)-Heat Transfer Fluids, Propylene Glycol-based; ProTherm (TM)-Heat Transfer Fluid, Mineral Oil-based; Avapol (TM)-Polysorbates; Avatar-Propylene Glycols; TroKote (TM) Release Agents-Trough Greases, Conventional, Organic-Certified; Avatar-Vegetable Oils, Conventional, Organic-Certified; Avatech (TM)-White Mineral Oils, Technical; Citation (TM)-White Mineral Oils, NF/USP.
16200 S. Lincoln Hwy.
Plainfield, IL 60586-5153
Product(s): Babyback Blues BBQ brand BBQ sauce: original, hot, carolina; vacuum packaged: pulled pork, beef brisket, ribs (St. Louis style), tips (rib), chicken (pulled or whole).
|BAILEY'S BLUE CHICKEN FARM|
6693 Highway 11
Mt. Carmel, IL 62863-4019
Product(s): Farmers Market, Roadside Market and Wholesaler of fresh apples, blueberries, strawberries, tomatoes, beans, broccoli, brussel sprouts, cucumbers & gherkins, eggplants, lettuce, lettuce salads, onions, peas, peppers, pumpkins, squash & gourds, radishes, spinach, sweet corn, turnips, and pecans.
|BAKER SEED COMPANY|
610 W. Seminary Street
West Salem, IL 62476-1276
Product(s): Seed sales wholesale and retail of many different seed products: soybeans, wheat, canola, corn, alfalfa, clovers, orchardgrass, redtop, timothy, fescue, deer and turkey plot seeds, pasture mixtures and turf grasses.
Baker Seed LLC can do custom cleaning and bagging of many seed products as per a customers specifications. Also seed treatment equipment is available for custom treatment applications on seed.
9932 W Grange Hall Rd.
Princeville, IL 61559-9353
Product(s): Barnyard Discoveries offers an educational and entertaining mobile farm experience. Examples of Illinois crops and livestock are transported in a fully self contained handicap accessible unit which also implements video presentations of familiar Illinois farming techniques and equipment. The Barnyard Discoveries Mobile unit delivers visits to schools, daycares, senior centers and community events.
|BATAVIA FARMER'S MARKET|
4 1/2 W. Wilson Street
Batavia, IL 60510-2657
Product(s): Farmer's market; fruits, vegetables, breads, flowers, meats, and cheeses. Soy candles. Open July-October on Saturday's 8:00 am - noon.
|BATES COMMODITIES, INC.|
1608 N. Brook Siut 103
Normal, IL 61761-1007
Product(s): Brokerage firm for grains, oilseeds, and livestock; marketing consultant.
2010 E. Parley Street
Nauvoo, IL 62354-1324
Product(s): Baxter's Old Nauvoo brand wine (Concord, White Sweet, Pink Catawba, Lusty White, Brenda's Blush, Icarian Red, Nauvoo Red, and River Bend Red Wine). Pick-Your-Own, Retail (Seasonal) and Wholesale: fresh apples, grapes, and cider.
471 Jasper Road
Centralia, IL 62801-9743
Product(s): Roadside market: breads, cakes, pastries with fillings, donuts, popcorn, molasses, fresh apples, blackberries, peaches, strawberries, tomatoes, beans, potatoes, sweet corn and turnips. Aunt Beth's brand apple butter (sweetened/unsweetened). Beal's Orchard apple cider, cherry apple cider and mulling spices. Prairie Apiaries brand honey and Larry Miles/Millsap brand sorghum.
|BEHRMANN MEAT AND PROCESSING, INC.|
303 E. State Route 161
Albers, IL 62215-1000
Product(s): Beef and pork processor. Distributor of various grocery products.
|BELLA NICO, INC.|
621 Plainfield Road, Suite 308
Willowbrook, IL 60527-5391
Product(s): Distributor: private label for frozen vegetables and Italian products.
1140 S. Washtenaw Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612-4016
Toll Free: 800/334-2796
Product(s): Manufacturer of Quality Croutons brand fresh salad croutons (in a variety of sizes, flavors and packaging) and herb stuffing. Packaging specialist of dry food items: portion control packaging, bulk packaging, one pound bags, and private label packaging.
|BEYOND GREEN SUSTAINABLE FOOD PARTNERS|
1403 W. Grand
Chicago, IL 60642-6556
Product(s): Beyond Green is leading the food movement by providing sustainable, practical and cost saving models for organizations' food service processes and operations. Our model and services have been developed to provide tailored, integrative, sustainable food systems for our clients that save money, time, decreases labor costs, reduces ecological footprints, supports local farmers/ vendors, and is socially responsible. We have developed and successfully implemented sustainable food systems in all types of businesses.
Our consultants who are experts in sustainability, business, culinary arts, project management, economically viable farms, school gardens and waste management work with various types of organizations such as; schools, hospitals, cultural institutions, hotels, food service providers, senior living facilities, and restaurants. We help our clients create a sustainable strategy to implement within their new or existing business/operations platform that aligns their triple bottom line and connects all aspects of their food system. With the help of our consultants, your organization will be able to serve more nutritious food, transition seamlessly to a sustainable food system, consume fewer resources, and strengthen your business and community.
|BLOMMER CHOCOLATE COMPANY|
600 W. Kinzie Street
Chicago, IL 60610-3912
Toll Free: 800/621-1606
Product(s): Chocolate and cocoa products: cocoa powder and cocoa butter. Distributor of food and beverage equipment.
2401 S. Bunn
Bloomington, IL 61704-7405
Product(s): Retail meat market and processing to area farmers. We have a fresh meat case where our cuts are cut fresh daily. Bundles, specials, over 50 flavors of brats. Ropp Jersey cheese spread. Oakland Noodles, Joe's Sauces, Sasse's Honey, Pig Chaser BBQ Sauce, other IL sauces. Beef and hogs sold by the 1/2, 1/4 or whole all locally grown. Grass fed beef from Funk Farms, Shirley, IL. Grass fed beef sold in retail (mainly ground beef), but also sold by the whole, 1/2, 1/4. Buffalo, beef summer sausage, beef snack sticks, beef jerky, pork BBQ, Heinkel hot dogs, polish sausage, and bologna. Kitchen Cooked potato chips, Amish items: peaches, pears, pickles, beets, jams. Excalibur Seasonings.
|BLUE SKY VINEYARD|
3150 S.Rocky Comfort Rd.
Makanda, IL 62958-4062
Product(s): Blue Sky Vineyard brand (wines): Chardonnay, Vignoles, Viognier, Villard Blanc, Chambourcin Reserve, Chambourcin, Cabernet Franc, Norton, Rose, Papa's Rosa, Seyval, Tramineete, Misterioso, Rocky Comfort White, Rocky Comfort Red, Chambourcin Blush, Riesling, Niagara, Concord, Norton Port, Cream Sherry.
|BRIAN SEVERSON FARMS INC.|
8430 S. Dwight Rd.
Dwight, IL 60420-9667
Product(s): Bulk commodities (non-GMO) corn and soybean, bulk/bagged organic food/feed wheat, oats, soybean, field peas, popcorn (near future).
Fresh market organic sweeet corn (wholesale/ 48 count cases).
**Frozen organic corn on the cob (half ears/cut into 3" long pieces) packed either
(1) 96 count bulk case
(2) 8 count retail pack (12 packs per case)
|BRIGHTFLOWER NURSERY, LLC|
650 N. Stockton Rd.
Stockton, IL 61085-9241
Product(s): Brightflower Nursery is a certified organic cut flower and herb grower. They grow peonies, tree-peonies, shrubs, bulbs and annuals for cut flowers, and sell at area Farmer's Markets, floral designers, and wholesale florists. Their herbs are sold as individual potted plants, as fresh produce, and as potted mixed containers for patios.
|BUEDEL FINE MEATS AND PROVISIONS|
Buedel Food Products Co.
7661 S. 78th Avenue
Bridgeview, IL 60455-1246
Product(s): We are a meat packing company with the highest standards, you can always rely on us for the consistent quality and taste experience that your customers expect from you. You'll enjoy the convenience of having one dedicated, reliable supplier who works with you to understand your unique needs and preferences for all your meat requirements and then reliably fulfills them accurately and on time. You can choose from our Native Midwestern grain fed USDA Prime and Choice Beef and our All Natural Beef grain-fed or grass-fed raised on sustainable American family farms.
Your meats are properly aged on premise for optimal tenderness and flavor. Choose from traditional wet aged beef or experience Old World dry aged beef to provide a truly exceptional dining experience for your customers that will set you apart. In addition to USDA Prime and Choice beef, you can rely on our premium Butcher Type Pork, No.1 special fed veal, domestic and imported lamb and all natural, antibiotic and hormone-free proteins.
And when it's time for burgers, you'll want to indulge your customers with the freshest, best tasting burgers available. Take your pick from our USDA Prime Burgers, USDA Prime/Choice blended Triple Secret Burgers or USDA Choice Double Secret Burgers. Your burgers are made fresh daily from whole muscle cuts, and available for you in a variety of sizes and shapes.
USDA PRIME, USDA CHOICE, USDA SELECT, ALL NATURAL, GRASS FED
Short Loin, Striploin 2x3, 1x1,0x1 Striploin Bone-In, Top Sirloin, PSMO Tenderloin 5/up, PSMO Tenderloin 5/dn, 109 Rib Export Rib Lip-on Rib Short Ribs Beef Back Rib Flank Steak Skirt Steak Chuck Roll Boneless Chuck Chuck Clod Brisket Top Round 190 A Tenderloin Chateau Barrel Cut Filet Center Cut & Barrel Cut Filet Full Cut Filet Bone-In Filet Tenderloin Medallions Tenderloin Tips/Tails Filet Of Sirloin Steak Center Cut Strip Steak End to End Strip Steak Vein End Strip Steak Bone-In Strip Steak (KC) Center Cut Top Sirloin End to End Top Sirloin Boneless Sirloin Ribeye Steak Bone-In Ribeye Steak Standing Rib Roast Porterhouse Steak T-Bone Steak Stew Fajita Strips Steak Slices Rump Roast Split Top Round Cube Steak Skirt Steak Fresh Ground Beef Fresh Patties
DUROC, ALL NATURAL, NIMAN RANCH, COMMODITY
Pork Loin Pork Butt Pork Ribs Canadian Style Pork Loin Pork Tenderloin Center Cut Pork Loin Chops Full Cut Pork Loin Chops Tenderloin Filets Frenched Pork Chops Single Bone Frenched Pork Chops Double Bone Pork Porterhouse Chop Pork Loin Crown Roast Pork Loin BRT Pork Spare Ribs Riblets Pork Back Ribs Stew, Fajita, Cubes
Lamb -American/Australian/New Zealand
Shoulder, Lamb Rack, Lamb Loin Leg, 9-Rib Rack Frenched 8-Rib Rack Frenched Shoulder Chops Lamb Loin Chops Porterhouse Chops Lamb Leg BRT Lamb Shanks Osso Bucco
Stew Flank Tenderloin
|BURKLUND DISTRIBUTORS, INC.|
2500 N. Main Street, Suite 3
East Peoria, IL 61611-1789
Toll Free: 800/322-2876
Product(s): Distributor of various grocery products; including candy, cigarettes, soda, juice, water, and etc. Specialty in providing convenience foods.
|BUXTON'S GARDEN FARM|
1489 County Rd 725 E
Sullivan, IL 61951-9803
Product(s): Buxton's Garden Farm
"The Pumpkin People"
Nearly 13 years ago we started by growing 1 acre of sweet corn and selling it from our truck. Today we have grown to 10,000 square feed of greenhouse plus annually 80 acres of produce.
Produce watermelon, cantelope, tomatoes, sweet corn, green beans, onions, summer squash, pumpkins, gourds, potatoes, strawberries, peaches, and zucchini.
Grow flowers; greenhouses, annuals, perennials, flowering shrubs, and herbs.
Produce jams; apple butter, butter nut butter, crush butter, pumpkin butter, and gray triplet butter.
5 acre corn maze and weekend hayrides
The seasonal sales start in march with flowers and plants and ends in november after Thanksgiving. Thru out the year we harvest fruits, vegetables and of course pumplins, lots of pumpkins.
Buxton's Garden Farm currently has 2 types of product that is grown and processed from either crops from our farm or frm other farms in Illinois. The first product line is called: "Buxton's Butters" offered in 16 flavors from apple to pumpkin. The newest addition in products is called: Buxton's Pumplin. For those who want to make homemade pumpkin pie, we now have canned pumpkin. Buxton's Pumpkin is offered in 5 different sizes from a single pie requirements to 10 pie requirements. To find us we are located in the suburbs of Dunn, Illinois on IL Hwy 121 or 3 miles west of Sullivan or 3 miles east of Bethany on IL Hwy 121.
And finally as we say "Thanks for Stopping" - Ma & Pa Buxton and all the kids (Megan, Blake, Lenny, Emily and Abbey)
151 Hastings Lane
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-6554
Phone: 847/229-1011 Ext.229
Product(s): Candy Tech is an importer and distributor of gummies, novelty gummies, chocolates, chocolate bars, chocolate coins, chocolate novelties, fruit slices, licorice and sugar free gummies and hard candy. We import candy from around the world. Brands: Mentos Magic Mints, European Supreme, Gummi Lunch Box, Gummi Ghouls, Gummi Goodies, Gummi Bunny Days, and Nestle gummies.
|CAPITOL ONLINE SERVICES|
Capitol Filekeepers LLC
342 West Cross Street
Winchester, IL 62694-1245
Toll Free: 888/324-7113
Product(s): Web site design, hosting, and optimization.
|CARAMELCRISP LLC DBA GARRETT POPCORN SHOPS|
Garrett Popcorn Holding Company
401 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60611-4227
Product(s): At Garrett Popcorn Shops(R), we've maintained our dedication to fresh, delicious popcorn since we first opened at 10 West Madison Street in Chicago. We continue to use only the highest quality ingredients from local producers as we handcraft our gourmet popcorn in old-fashioned copper kettles. We strive to deliver the same popcorn today that customers first talked about in 1949.
What makes Garrett Popcorn so special?
We hot air pop our signature blend of kernels, which we then mix into our secret family recipes. Every batch is handmade throughout the day and the result is an irresistible snacking sensation, which has generated lines of historic proportions outside of our retail shops for decades.
Our highest priority is to satisfy our customers' cravings for great popcorn. When local fans asked for a mixture of sweet and salty, we created the Garrett Mix(R): a blend of our famous CaramelCrisp(R) and CheeseCorn recipes. It remains our most popular flavor and a consistent favorite throughout our entire fan base. Our year round menu also includes Plain, Buttery, Cashew CaramelCrisp(R) Almond CaramelCrisp(R), Pecan CaramelCrisp(R) and Macadamia CaramelCrisp(R). Keep an eye out for our seasonal flavors from time to time as well. You never know what will pop up!
Our great taste has gone global, but hometown values guide us. Although our Popcorn has traveled to New York, Dubai and Singapore, our many Chicago locations keep us firmly grounded at home. When you visit, you can find us in the heart of Chicago's Magnificent Mile, next to popular threater and tourist attractions, or as you catch a plane at O'Hare International Airport.
Dolton, IL 60419-2023
Toll Free: 800/669-4092
Product(s): Diversified manufacturer of food ingredients/additives, functional chemicals, and specialty blending equipment; stearoyl lactylates and distilled monoglyceride products, spray chilled emulsifiers and fats, hydrated monoglycerides and food defoamers, monodiglycerides, specialty lactylates and emulsifiers, emulsifier blends and hydrates, flaked fats and pan release agents, bakery concentrates, specialty products, vitamin and mineral enrichment.
303 North Second Street
Carthage, IL 62321-0220
Product(s): Swine genetics - Semen and replacement females; isolation-wean pigs; finished slaughter pigs; certified broker; consultants (marketing, nutrition, production, environmental).
|CENTRAL GROCERS COOP. INC.|
2600 W. Haven Ave
Joliet, IL 60433
Product(s): Distributor: Full line wholesale supermarket. Meat, Deli Items, Baby foods, Candy, and Produce.
|CHENOA LOCKER, INC.|
8 N. Veto Street #815
Chenoa, IL 61726-1068
Product(s): Custom beef and pork.
|CHICAGO FOODS INTERNATIONAL|
956 N. Leavitt
Chicago, IL 60622
Product(s): An export management company that sells: private label drink mix, fruit concentrate, consolidated supermarket goods, and hams and sausages.
4321 N. Texas Road
Elmwood, IL 61529-9778
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market: fresh apples, cherries, jams, jellies, honey, cider, Indian corn, pumpkins, and squash.
|COCHRAN AGRONOMICS, INC.|
14615 N. 1300th Street
Paris, IL 61944-8395
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting (works with growers and land owners doing nutrition management and GIS mapping and analysis).
|COLLVER FAMILY WINERY|
Barry, IL 62312-9749
Product(s): Collver Family Winery specializes in French-American hybrid grapes including (but not limited to) Chardonel, Vignoles, Vidal Blanc, Traminette, Chancellor, Cayuga White, and Chambourcin. Other wines include: Pike County White, Traminette, White Hen, Octoberfest, Riesling, Pike County Blush, Ramaja, Merlot, Red Rooster, Concord, Peach, Cherry, Pumpkin, Blueberry Razz, and Raspberry Razz.
|COLONIAL VILLAGE FARMER'S MARKET|
Newburg Road & Alpine Road
Rockford, IL 61108-3946
Product(s): Produce tomatoes, apples, blackberries, strawberries, watermelon, onion, peppers, pecans, corn, squash, zucchini, and potatoes.
Grow plants; tomato, pepper, and cucumber.
Fresh cut flowers; roses, daisies, peonies, sunflowers, and wildflowers.
Baked goods; pies, brownies, cookies, muffins, and bread.
Homemade soap; goat milk.
Crafts; wood items and jewelry.
Nation Pizza Products
191 S. Gary Ave., Suite 180
Carol Stream, IL 60188-2058
Product(s): My Father's Best and Nation Pizza brand pizza crust, pizza, sandwiches, appetizers, hispanic products, sweets, and packaging capabilities. Connie's Pizza restaurants and catering.
|CONSOLIDATED GRAIN AND BARGE COMPANY|
Market Development Depo
multiple Illinois locations
Jeffersonville, IN 47130-8410
Product(s): Premium grains (service mark) and Premium Grains Grower programs. Agribusiness contractors, agribusiness consulting, and grain trading; yellow and white corn, grain sorghum, and wheat; oilseed byproducts and soybean. Their major river terminals are ISO 9001: 2000 certified.
|CONSUMERS VINEGAR & SPICE COMPANY|
4723 S. Washtenaw Avenue
Chicago, IL 60632-2002
Product(s): Distributor of spices and seasoning, vinegar, dehydrated onion, garlic, vegetables, and other food ingredients.
3898 Sunset Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60087-3258
Toll Free: 800/448-6994
Product(s): Wholesaler. Snack food: popcorn, fried and baked pasta pellet snacks.
|COUNTRY CLUB HILLS PARK DIST. FARMER'S MKT.|
18630 S. Baker Avenue
Country Club Hills, IL 60478-5272
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
5333 US Highway 150
Cambridge IL, IL 61238-9246
Product(s): Farm Market Agritourism Working Farm offering:
Farm fresh vegetables - asparagus, cucumbers, sweet corn, tomatoes, summer squash, winter squash, gourds, pumpkins and Indian corn
Fresh fruits - strawberries, blackberries, red raspberries
Country Corner has over 40 acres of home-grown produce and offers u-pick strawberries, blackberries, red raspberries and pumpkins.
23525 W. Eames Street
Channahon, IL 60420-3220
Toll Free: 800/435-0080
Product(s): Glasbord, FRP and Kemply, Laminated FRP agricultural equipment.
6703 N. Cicero Ave.
Lincolnwood, IL 60712-3302
Product(s): Creative Harvests is a marketing and brand strategy company specializing in companies in the food and beverage industry.
|CRISTINA FOODS, INC.|
4555 S. Racine Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609-3371
Product(s): Wholesale warehousing and distribution of food products, including fresh produce, value added (processed) produce, frozen fruits, vegetables, entrees and foods, dry grocery and spices, coffees, beverages, frozen meats, poultry and seafood, dairy and shell eggs, snack items, healthy foods and healthy snacks, candy and convenience foods and beverages.
1122 N. Dearborn St. Suite 16 J
Chicago, IL 60610-5070
Product(s): Food and beverage consulting and training services; marketing, branding, business development, strategic analysis, product development, packaging, operations.
|CUP PAC CONTRACT PACKAGERS, LTD.|
777 Progressive Lane
South Beloit, IL 61080-2618
Product(s): Contract packaging of cups, bowls, tubs, canisters, trays, specialties in modern, food grade facilities. Capabilities for portion packaging a variety of hot & cold products for food and non-food industries: Examples include sauces, condiments, liquids, powders, dry goods, pre-wrapped items, etc. Low-to-high volume capacities. Turn-key cup packaging solutions. Kosher facilities.
|CURTIS ORCHARD, LTD.|
3902 S. Duncan Road
Champaign, IL 61822-6702
Product(s): Escape to the country at Curtis Orchard. This Champaign-area farm features apples, pumpkins and a large country store. Shop for specialty food items and take home the farm's fresh apple cider. Try their famous donuts & pies, along with great meals in September & October.
The orchard offers free admission & parking. Entertainment options for a fee include a giant slide, obstacle course, corn maze, gem mining & pony rides. Free activities include a maze, playground & petting zoo. Pick-your-own apples and pumpkins are purchased in the store.
For directions, call (217)359-5565 or go to curtisorchard.com.
208 W. Madison St.
Oak Park, IL 60302-4108
Product(s): Customcraft Foodservice, a division of Asianic, Inc. produces hand-made fresh and frozen hors d'oeuvres and appetizers for the foodservice, retail and chain business industries. Products include fresh made-to-order canapes, quiche, egg rolls, potstickers, shumai, wontons and springrolls, brochettes, bacon wrapped items, stuffed mushrooms, quesadillas and empanadas, mini pizzas, finger sandwiches, and many other specialty items. All products are packed under the Customcraft brand or under private label by customer. Our name is no accident - our specialty is "Custom" made products!
Customcraft Foodservice also produces and supplies boxed lunches to a myriad of customers. Boxed lunches can be customized to specifications. Boxed lunches are packaged under our Windy City lunch box label. Traditional box lunch includes a premium cold meat and cheese sandwich served on a fresh baked roll or bread accompanied by lettuce and tomato. Included is a freshly prepared salad, dessert item and fruit item. All condiments and utensils are included in the box.
Customcraft Foodservice also supplies many companies under their private label brands and is a co-pack manufacturer for a myriad of customers including those in foodservice, retail, and mail order. We currently manufacture entree items, appetizer and hor d'oeuvre items, desserts, and prepackaged meals using our customer specifications.
Customcraft Foodservice is committed to supplying our customers with the highest quality food products. Our deliveries are made using contracted services, FedEx, frozen food trucks or our own delivery trucks in and around the Chicago area. We are a USDA approved facility and maintain very strict HACCP and Quality Assurance guidelines. Our intention is to provide our customers with unparelled hand-made custom food products accompanies by the highest quality of customer service in the industry.
Feeding Futures Farms
LaMoille, IL 61330-9258
Product(s): Purebred Berkshires and Hungarian Mangalitsa. Sell breeding stock and show pigs. Market whole hog carcasses or to order processing. Focusing on meat markets and restaurants. Also has a line of brats and sausages.
|DANIKEN TREE FARM|
781 IL Rt 140, Pocahontas, IL 62275
Greenville, IL 62246-1939
Product(s): 60 acre christmas tree farm. We specialize in choose and cut trees plus a large selection of pre cut trees. We also sell B&B landscape trees year round. We offer chistmas trees in the wholesale marketplace as well. We ship in and broker trees grown in MI, NC, and OR. We offer several wreath fundraisers as well. In the fall we have a 2 acre U-pick pumpkin patch and a 2 acre corn maze. We provide hayrides to and from the patch. Our extensive gift shop is open Sept. 15- Oct. 31 and Nov. 20- Dec. 20.
|DANVILLE FARMER'S MARKET|
319 N. Vermilion St.
Danville, IL 61832-4769
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
120 South Third St.
Fairbury, IL 61739
|DESTIN INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
1728 Culver Lane
Glenview, IL 60025-6187
Product(s): Specialty nuts and nut snacks, extruded corn snacks, sauces, dressings, health foods, marinades, snack foods, drink mixes, condiments, specialty olives, seasonings, tortilla chips, and flavored drinks. Above products packaged under American Classics Brand, Golden Kernel Brand, Enrico Brand, and various private labels.
|DEW CHILLI PARLORS OF AMERICA LLC|
1028 South Grand Avenue West
Springfield, IL 62704
|DIDIER FARMS, INC.|
16678 W. Aptakisic Road
Prairie View, IL 60069-4107
Product(s): Roadside Market: fresh sweet corn, eggplant, tomatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, green beans, assorted peppers, cucumbers & gherkins, fall squash, gourds, pumpkins, and Indian corn. Pick Your Own: fresh tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, and pumpkins.
|DINKEL'S BAKERY, INC.|
3329 N. Lincoln
Chicago, IL 60657-1107
Toll Free: 800/822-8817
Product(s): Dinkel's, bakers of European style cakes and pastries, including Sip'n Whiskey cake, Famous stollen, chocolate chip butter cookies, strudels, specialty cakes and cookies.
Skokie, IL 60077-2903
Product(s): Diva Chocolates & Confections Inc. creates, produces and sells artisan, handmade confections under its own label. Product categories include an extensive assortment of candies; white, milk, and dark chocolates; chocolate covered nuts, coffee beans and fruits; and jams and jellies. Most products are available year-round, while some products are available only on a seasonal or limited-edition basis. Custom flavor and product requests are welcome. Product package size and type varies on the basis of sales outlet (retail, wholesale, internet, custom order etc.) and customer requirements.
The company sells direct to retail customers through the internet, catered events, seasonal markets and selected business partners. It also welcomes wholesale, institutional, corporate and government acounts.
In addition to its confections, Diva Chocolates & Confections Inc. offers custom birthday and wedding cakes; traditional desserts and pastries; catered party trays and dessert tables; and private in-home instruction.
|DODD LUDWIG MAATUKA LLC|
303 S Mattis Suite 201
Champaign, IL 61821
Product(s): Legal consultation for landowners, farmers, agribusinesses, businesses, agricultural cooperatives, cooperatives, and franchises.
Practice includes sales, purchases and mergers of ag and non-ag cooperatives and businesses, legal consultation and assistance with choosing proper entity and structure, consultation regarding operation of Board, training of Board, grant application, real estate purchases and sales, 1031 exchanges, real estate litigation, corporate litigation, trespassing, border disputes, drainage disputes between landowners and related litigation, representation of drainage districts, review and negotiation of wind easement agreements and utility transmission easement agreements, and contract review, negotiation and litigation for ag contracts such as grain contracts, livestock production contracts, fertilizer or other ag-input contracts or equipment purchase contracts and ag loans. Practice also includes drafting of private placement memorandums (PPMs) for businesses looking to raise money from qualified investors, training of Board members for securities compliance, franchisor and franchisee representation, including review of franchise agreements, franchise litigation and collection, start-up and offering of a franchise and registration and renewal of a franchise.
|DOLLINGER FAMILY FARM|
7502 W. Hansel Road
Channahon, IL 60410-9412
Product(s): Roadside Market: fresh pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn, and squash. Also has entertainment; hay rides, train rides, and a haunted barn. The third weekend of October, the farm holds a Civil War re-enactment.
|DORAN SCALES, INC.|
1315 Paramount Parkway
Batavia, IL 60510-1460
Toll Free: 800/365-0084
Product(s): Doran Scales, Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of stainless steel washdown safe and mild steel electronic digital scales. The scales that they produce are built tough enough to handle demanding working environments where only the toughest equipment will serve.
3930 Old State Road
Kirkland, IL 60146-8824
Product(s): Horse drawn carriage rides for all occasions; hay.
|DOT FOODS, INC.|
One Dot Way
Mt. Sterling, IL 62353-0192
Product(s): Dot Foods is a national distribution company offering over 75,000 SKU's in both the food and non-foods categories.
Distribution Plus Inc.
615 E. Brook
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4691
Product(s): Distributor of various refrigerated and perishable grocery products.
6331 Pecatonica Road
Pecatonica, IL 61063-0485
Product(s): Custom trucking and farming commercial applicator.
700 E. 107th Street
Chicago, IL 60628-3806
Toll Free: 800/637-3447
Product(s): Producer of Dutch Farms brand eggs and cheese. Distributor of deli, bakery, meat and seafood (www.dutchfarms.com).
|DUTCH VALLEY MEATS, INC.|
Okaw Building, Inc.
376 E. St. Rt. 133
Arthur, IL 61911-6232
Product(s): Bacon Polish sausage, smoked sausage, summer sausage, beef jerky, luncheon meats and seafood.
Eagle Companies Inc.
4214 Rome West Rd.
Chillicothe, IL 61523-9384
Product(s): Chem storage buildings; chem rinsate pads & systems; high security mobile tool storage; general storage buildings & high security storage buildings, modular office buildings, mobile tool shops, mobile laboratories, mobile generator buildings, and customer designed buildings.
|ECKERT ORCHARDS, INC.|
951 S. Green Mount Road
Belleville, IL 62220-4814
Product(s): Pick Your Own, Roadside Market, and Wholesale: fresh apples, blackberries, peaches, strawberries, pumpkins, apple cider, apple juice, bread products, gift and fruit baskets, bakery and restaurant.
Ag Tourism: festivals and children's rides (Fall)
|ED MINIAT, INC.|
16250 S. Vincennes Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473-1260
Toll Free: 800/621-8793
Product(s): Company supplies value-added beef, pork, chicken, and turkey for use in meals of all kinds.
|EDGEBROOK FARMER'S MARKET|
Edgebrook Shopping Center
Rockford, IL 61107-1456
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
|EICKMAN'S PROCESSING COMPANY|
3226 S. Pecatonica Rd.
Seward, IL 61077-0118
Product(s): Eickman's brand domestic and exotic meats and smoked sausages; bacon, fresh and frozen beef carcass and half carcass; fresh and frozen beef cuts; frozen whole chickens; fresh and frozen cut chicken; fresh/frozen carcass/half carcass and cuts of lamb and sheep; luncheon meats; fresh and frozen pork carcass and half carcass; fresh and frozen pork cuts; fresh and frozen ham; salted, dried, canned, or smoked: bacon, beef, buffalo, chicken, ham, luncheon meat, pork, sausage, and turkey; sausage; and frozen whole turkey.
|EL GRANDE PRODUCTS|
7323 S. 76th Avenue
Bridgeview, IL 60455-1107
Product(s): Private label hard shell tacos and tortilla chips, El Grande brand vegetable chili with beans, cheese sauce, chili hot dog sauce, real beef taco meat, jalapano peppers, microwaveable nacho snack, soft pretzels, churros, cookies, and funnel cakes.
|ELKO SALES, INC.|
204 S. McDyby Avenue
Buckner, IL 62819-1333
Product(s): Food distributor located in southern Illinois: Vitners potato chips, Evan's pork rinds, Aunt Em's popcorn, Ray's chili, Alongi's, Lonzerotti's, Beverly's salad dressings, Mullen's products, Country Bob's products, Kathy's Kitchens, Raven Hot sauces, Oakland noodles, and 17th Street barbeque sauce, Eairo barbeque sauce, Country Kettle amish products.
|ENGRAINED BREWING COMPANY|
1120 W. Lincolnshire Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711-4001
Product(s): Engrained Brewing Company is a locally owned micro-brewery and farm to table restaurant. Brewed onsite, our beer lineup is crafted to bring friends together with a broad range of styles. Our menu features fresh and affordable food from local family farms. Our brewmaster is always crafting fresh new brews to give you a unique experience with every visit.
100% of the beef and pork at Engrained comes directly from local family farms within an 85 mile radius. Engrained locally sources as much of our produce, eggs, and dairy as possible. Engrained is committed to using local vendors for our products and services when possible.
|EPL BIO ANALYTICAL SERVICES|
9095 W. Harristown Blvd.
Niantic, IL 62551-9752
Toll Free: 866/963-2143
Product(s): EPL Bio Analytical Services (EPL BAS) is an award winning, Good Laboratory Practice compliant, ISO 17025 accredited analytical contract lab. EPL BAS serves the agricultural industry by analyzing feed and feed ingredients, organic products, genetically enhanced crops, biopesticides, plants, algae, plant protection agents and crop chemicals. With the goal of improving and protecting the environment, EPL BAS uses advanced innovative technology in the areas of nutritional chemistry, agricultural chemistry, and molecular biology to provide excellent support for the feed, food, fiber, and fuel industries, to ensure abundant healthy agricultural products.
|EQUICHEM INTERNATIONAL, INC.|
P.O. Box 10249
Carol Stream, IL 60188-9426
Product(s): Equichem develops and manufactures functional ingredients, specialty enzyme blends, and enrichment premixes for use in various food processing applications such as bakery, beverage, cereal milling, and sugar production. Flour and bakery additives can be made to target specific flour properties while accommodating bakery product or manufacturing specifications. Our enzyme and enrichment premixes are custom formulated and blended, allowing versatility for the food developer and producer to meet their requirements for a final product.
Trade names: Nutri-Mix.
|EQUITRADE GROUP, INC (THE)|
225 W Washington St; Ste 2200
Chicago, IL 60606-3561
Product(s): John B. Sanfilippo & Son (Fisher Nuts & Snacks).
|ERIE FOODS INTERNATIONAL INC.|
401 7th Avenue
Erie, IL 61250-0648
Phone: 309/659-2233 Ext.330
Toll Free: 800/447-1887
Product(s): Erie Foods International Inc. is an international supplier of milk protein ingredients as well as a custom manufacturer of ingredients and granulated calcium carbonate. In addition to our current line of fresh curd caseinates, caseins, whey protein isolates, and milk protein concentrates, Erie now offers lactoferrin, glycomacropeptide, colostrum, and milk calcium. Contract manufacturing options include agglomeration, extrusion, fluid bed drying, instantizing, blending and grinding. A new pilot fluid bed agglomeration system has been added to run both batch and continuously and is scalable up to either of Erie's larger high-volume production operations. In-process and post-process lab support include microbial capabilities and kosher supervision. Packaging in 40 lb. bags, supersacs, fibre drums, shrink wrapping, and full palletizing is also available. A new distribution center at the Rochelle facility provides variable square footage rates for consignment material, WMS capabilities and inventory reports to help manage customer-owned material. Located one mile from the Pacific Global III Intermodal Railroad, the center provides cost savings on shipping directly out of Rochelle versus in and out of Chicago.
201 West Galena Street, Route 30
Big Rock, IL 60511
Product(s): Esther's Place is a place where you are warmly welcomed to learn, laugh, linger, and be inspired. Set in a restored 1890 Victorian Home in Big Rock, a rural Kane County agricultural town just west of Chicago, you have the opportunity to discover the exclusive fiber products produced by members of the Illinois Green Pastures Fiber Cooperative. You will find a large selection of custom dyed yarns, rovings, handspun yarns, and supplies for creating wet and dry felted projects. Birthday parties, wedding, baby showers, Victorian teas, gourmet luncheons and overnight retreats are also available. Classes in spinning, weaving, knitting, crocheting, wet and dry felting; private and custom classes available.
111 Adams Street
Towanda, IL 61776-0158
18413 E. US Hwy. 40
Teutopolis, IL 62467-3502
Toll Free: 800/328-7675
Product(s): Swine: Farmweld flooring systems, challenger nursery & finishing feeders, farrowing platforms, farrowing products, gestation equipment, and Farmweld Drik-O-Mat Cup and fast scale.
|FARRELL FARMS-SINCE 1850|
6776 Farrell Rd.
Lovington, IL 61937-8613
Product(s): Farrell Farms is a smaller crop and livestock farm in Macon County who is best known as being one of the oldest Clydesdale Breeders anywhere. We also handle dairy cattle although our milking operation has ceased. We will handle any and all breeds of livestock and animals. Our Services include consulting, buyer agent, seller agent, sales and dispersal management, appraisals, handling turnkey startups, assembling "show" operations, export and import of livestock, domestic trucking, international delivery of horses and livestock. We manage shipping and quarantine of horses and livestock for our own clients and for other sales agents/brokers. We also do horse and "people" training internationally as well as judging shows. Also judged in 40 states and all the major shows. We were the first to do horsemanship clinics and schools in North America. We've also started many programs and events over the years. Many celebrities are among our clients.
|FBS SYSTEMS, INC.|
1855 55th Avenue
Aledo, IL 61231-8610
Toll Free: 800/437-7638
Product(s): Agribusiness computer software: accounting - farmers, bankers, financial analysis, swine, cattle and crops.
|FIRST FRUITS FARM|
422 Olde Cabin Road
Greenville, IL 62246-3428
Product(s): Roadside Market: fresh apples, peaches, tomatoes, potatoes, pumpkins.
Farmers market: All the above plus more varieties of vegetables.
|FLAMM ORCHARDS, INC.|
8760 Old Highway 51 North
Cobden, IL 62920-3089
Product(s): Roadside Market and Wholesale: Fresh apples, peaches, cucumbers & gherkins, eggplants, peppers, summer squash, strawberries, zucchini, yellow squash, bell peppers, hard squash, and winter squash; Flamm brand fruits and vegetables; wholesale and retail.
Roadside Market open May - November.
1525 Brook Drive
Downers Grove, IL 60515-1024
Toll Free: 800/323-1301
Product(s): Spicery Shoppe brand pure vanilla and other extracts.
Flavorchem Corporation, founded in 1973, is a rapidly growing flavor company located in Downers Grove, IL and San Clemente, CA. Our technical staff of flavor chemists, home economists, and laboratory technicians create flavor systems for use in confectionary, bakery, dairy, beverages, and retail home use products. We are also home to the Spicery Shoppe flavoring and extract line. Spicery Shoppe's all natural alcohol-free flavors are formulated specifically for use in a variety of applications including baking products, smoothies, ice cream, beverages, and more.
Bakery & confectionary flavors, frozen dessert flavors, dairy & non-dairy flavors, snacks & nutritional foods, and pure vanilla extract.
|FLESOR'S CANDY KITCHEN|
101 W. Sale Street
Tuscola, IL 61953-1443
Product(s): Headquartered in Tuscola, Illinois, Flesor's Candy Kitchen is a sister-owned company specializing in hand-made, hand-dipped specialty chocolates and other confections. Flesor's also has homemade, hand-dipped ice cream, a soda fountain, and are open for lunch daily until 3:00. Normal business hours are Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 6:00, and Sunday 11:30 to 5:00. We make approximately 50 different pieces of candy for retail and wholesale markets, packaged in a variety of attractive ways - boxed or bagged. Our Swiss chocolate and natural ingredients please individual connoisseurs. Our competitive prices, customer service, and specialty services are attractive to corporate gift-givers, event planners, and fundraisers. Wholesale pricing and large order discounts are available. Candy making demonstrations are available by reservation. Tour planners are welcome to contact us for their group outings.
|FOOD DEPOT INTERNATIONAL|
1178 Flex Court
Lake Zurich, IL 60047-1578
Product(s): Importer and distributor of European food products. Most products labled FDI.
1512 Wabash Ave.
Springfield, IL 62704-5309
Product(s): Food Fantasies is a full-service grocer committed to supporting functional, healthy lifestyles. We stock the best in local, natural, fair trade, gluten free, vegan, and organic products ranging from delicious dry goods, tasty bulk and frozen foods, organic produce (by local growers in season), all-natural body care and household items, as well as the purest, highest quality herbs and dietary supplements the area has to offer. We even boast a wonderful in-house bakery! Our motto is: "Natural Foods Taste Better," and we know you'll agree once you come visit our quaint, friendly shop!
|FOOD INDUSTRY NEWS|
Foodservice Publishing Company Inc.
1440 Renaissance Dr. Suite 210
Park Ridge, IL 60068-1452
Product(s): Food Industry News has been Chicagoland's local trade publication and buying guide for our local food industry since 1984. We have 104,000 monthly readers at foodservice and retail operations, food distributors, suppliers, cash and carry outlets, food processors, as well as at our country's largest foodservice and retail chain headquarters across the US. Our ads can help you get known by buyers who may have never heard of you. Our monthly Hot Leads Report is filled with sales leads and information on new local foodservice and retail businesses opening, remodeling, and changing hands. This report can make you aware of new operations opening that you might not have been referred to. We have proven experience and success in helping our advertisers to prosper.
|FORSEE VINEYARDS, INC.|
18165 N. 4th Ave.
Coffeen, IL 62017-2402
Product(s): Forsee Vineyards, Inc. is an Illinois-based winery and vineyard. We produce our own fruit as well as purchase grapes or juice from other Illinois producers. Wine tasting is available and encouraged. Sales are by the glass, bottle or cases. Accompaniments include cheese, crackers & sausage baskets / warm french bread / locally made chocolate / and specialties offered as events, such as a "steak fry". We have red angus steaks produced from our farm, fresh and tender.
We are an example of sustainable agriculture, networking with U of I Extension, local schools and organiaations, as well as local businesses to encourage consumers to accept weekend packages that will benefit not ony our business but the local area as well.
Hours: Thursday-Sunday from noon-until 10 p.m. year round or by appointment.
520 Church Street
Libertyville, IL 60048-2329
Phone: 847/362-3062 Ext.588
Product(s): Manufacturer and processor of dry pasta products, including a new pasta product line for the health conscious consumer.
|FOX VALLEY WINERY, INC.|
5600 Rt. 34
Oswego, IL 60543-9169
Product(s): Fox Valley Winery, Inc. produces super premium Illinois wines utilizing grapes and berry fruit sourced from our Illinois vineyards and from leased vineyards located in surrounding states. Their wines are sold primarily from their 3 tasting rooms located in Northern Illinois. They specialize in working with restaurants and retailers wishing to feature wines made in Illinois using Illinois grapes and berry fruit. Fox Valley Winery has the capability of producing private labeled wine for special events and retailer private labels. Annual production in 2005 was approximately 10,000 cases. Please see their web site at www.foxvalleywinery.com for current market updates and product pricing and availability.
|FULL FILL INDUSTRIES, LLC|
400 N. Main Street
Henning, IL 61848-0158
Product(s): Chef's Own Pan Coatings are convenient non-stick aerosol sprays that are sodium free and cholesterol free. Coatings are available in regular, butter olive oil, and garlic flavors. Company also offers a baking release spray. Sprays are environmentally safe an dcontain no CFC's.
|FUNKS GROVE PURE MAPLE SIRUP|
5257 Old Route 66
Funks Grove, IL 61772-9601
Product(s): Funks Grove pure maple sirup, maple candy, and maple cream.
|G & C MEYER FARM|
4370 Rock Castle Road
Steeleville, IL 62288-2838
Product(s): Daylilies, bedding plants (perennials & annuals), and mums; Pick Your Own: blackberries; Wholesale: decorative corn, gourds, and mums; Retail: blackberries, black and red raspberries, greenbeans, tomatoes, squash, pumpkins, gourds, Fall decorations, and hard shell gourds.
|GALENA FARMER'S MARKET|
Old Market House
Galena, IL 61036-8211
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
27W271 Galusha Road
Warrenville, IL 60555-4004
Product(s): Livestock breeding (dairy); board horses; soybean and yellow corn. Hay, alfalfa, grass hay, straw, oat and wheat straw.
1548 S. 2nd Street
Pekin, IL 61554-5470
Toll Free: 877/809-8290
Product(s): Wholesale Home Juice, Dog n Suds, Flavored water, bottled water, eggs and milk.
|GENESUS GENETICS, INC.|
2040 N. 1100th Ave.
Lynn Center, IL 61262-9545
Product(s): Genesus is the world's largest producer of high health registered purebred swine. Genesus' genetics are known for high health status, maternal productivity, growth and meat quality. Genesus also has one of the world's largest Duroc populations, with over 1000 registered purebred Duroc sows in production.
The Genesus genetic improvement program is based on sound theory, disciplined and well-executed selection, and mating programs all supported by extensive data collection and testing on live animals and carcasses. The Genesus commitment to research and development continues to enhance the existing programs and ensure that Genesus pigs will remain competitive in the future marketplace.
|GENEVA GREEN MARKET, NFP|
75 N. Riverlane
Geneva, IL 60134-2151
Product(s): Geneva Green Market is a not-for-profit distributional and educational association which promotes the sale of locally produced products from local family farms and local food producers who provide freshness, biodiversity, the highest quality organic/sustainable food and the basis of regional cuisine; provides an educational forum for consumers to learn the uses and benefits of quality, locally grown or prepared food products; to establish an appreciation of nutritional value of produce and to provide more flavor, freshness and variety of locally grown product; preserve the environment for future generations while improving the quality of food; support a partnership between local chefs, farmers, producers and merchants to mutually enhance, develop, and promote the local food economy; promote the green community and become the town crier of events of the Fox River Valley; create partnerships with other non-profit organizations that promote green living, preservation of our natural resources, gardening information, and other aligned interests.
|GLENCOE FARMER'S MARKET|
Glencoe, IL 60022-1609
Product(s): Farmers Market.
|GLOBAL PORK PRODUCTION ENTERPRISES, LTD.|
625 Cherry St.
Pittsfield, IL 62363-1740
Product(s): GPPE is currently selling livestock consulting and management/training services to customers throughout the world.
Global TradeSource, Ltd.
6807 N. Lakewood Avenue #LL
Chicago, IL 60626-3760
Product(s): Marketing/Consulting and an export trading company specializing in cookies, sweet biscuits, waffles and wafers, specialty candy, boxed chocolates, party mixes, nut snacks, cashews, mixed nuts, other nuts and peanuts.
Publishes how-to-book on exporting, "Start and Run a Profitable Exporting Business".
|GOLDEN HILL FOODS, LLC|
Navisource Holdings, LLC
851 W. Grand Ave., 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60642-6564
Product(s): Golden Hill Foods is a national seasonings, spices, ingredients and flavors blending company to the food manufacturing and processing industy. Major items include dehyrated vegetables and fruits, spices and starches. Sourcing markets include China, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Egypt, Peru and Argentina. Regional offices are located in Chicago and Shanghai. Warehouses are located nationally throughout, close to customers. In addition to distribution, company offers in-house R&D for blending services (wet& dry) product packaging and labeling. Golden Hill Food is a certified MBE and VBE business with the Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC). We are certified under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and also offer Kosher certified Products.
|GORDON FARMS SEED COMPANY|
Rantoul, IL 61866-9714
Product(s): Alfalfa Hay, Restoration Projects/Services/Consulting, Lawn Seed.
|GOVPLUS CAPITOL CONSULTING|
2004 Hedgewood Drive
Bloomington, IL 61704-2423
Product(s): Government relations, legislative services (lobbying, monitoring, tracking), issue/project advocacy, strategic planning and public policy consultation. Experienced in renewable fuels and other agricultural issues.
|GRAFTON FUDGE & ICE CREAM|
321 E. Main Street
Grafton, IL 62037-2471
Product(s): Fudge; Eddy's ice cream.
|GRAIN & FEED ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS|
3521 Hollis Drive
Springfield, IL 62711-9440
300 Innovation Drive
Romeoville, IL 60446-4612
Product(s): Largest manufacturer of take and bake pizzas and one of the leading pizza manufacturers in North America. Company also offers restaurant quality frozen sandwiches and handheld meals for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Hogan Walker LLC
110 S. 2nd St.
Watseka, IL 60970-1509
Toll Free: 888/432-6319
Product(s): At GreenFunStore.com we offer the largest selection of Officially Licensed John Deere merchandise found anywhere. Kids of all ages have enjoyed shopping our site since its inception in May of 2000, with John Deere collectibles for every age and taste. Our specialty may be John Deere clothing, John Deere hats, and John Deere toys by Ertl, but we have thousands of other quality John Deere licensed products in stock and ready to ship. Our diverse product offerings range from items as small as John Deere decals and stickers, up to quality John Deere Handheld Products like trimmers and chain saws, with most everything in between.
|GRIDLEY MEATS, INC.|
205 E. Third Street
Gridley, IL 61744-0348
Product(s): Custom processing for pork, beef, lamb and sheep. Cured and smoked pork products. Canned beef and pork. Retail beef and pork cuts (frozen).
|GROSSMAN & ASSOCIATES, INC.|
5 Dunlap Court
Savory, IL 61874-9501
Phone: 217/398-1978 Ext.112
Product(s): Agribusiness computer software and agribusiness consulting
|H & B SPECIALTIES, INC.|
211 W. Rt 125
Pleasant Plains, IL 62677-3597
Toll Free: 877/626-1867
Product(s): Agribusiness contractors; cereal grains; yellow, waxy and white corn. .
|HAAG FOOD SERVICE, INC.|
300 Haag Street
Breese, IL 62230-1758
Product(s): Full line food service distributor of over 6,000 items. Beef, Pork, Poultry, Frozen Foods, Canned Goods, Dairy, Produce, Dry Goods, Paper Goods, Chemicals, Fish and Seafoods.
|HAPPY HOLLOW FARMS|
Rural Route 1, Box 28
St. Elmo, IL 62458-9708
Product(s): We provide a variety of types of sweet corn, green beans, pumpkins, gourds, and squash. We offer hay rides, corn/straw mazes, and variety of activites and events for all ages. We also have a nature walk, corn box, fire pit, and rustic pavillion.
|HARLAN BAKERIES-ILLINOIS, LLC|
1200 Stevens Ave.
Effingham, IL 62401-4264
Toll Free: 800/435-2738
Product(s): Harlan Bakeries of Effingham, IL is a food ingredient dry blending facility specializing in co-packing flour based bakery blends. Current product formulations include donut mixes and bases, cake mixes, muffin mixes, sweet dough and danish mixes, pizza mixes, bagel bases and english muffin coatings.
Harlan will develop and supply formulations or co-pack customer formulations.
Packaging is 25 to 50 lb. multiwall bags and 2,000 lb. totes. Other packaging options available.
Harlan bakeries of Effingham has the ability to blend a multitude of different food blends. Please inquire through firstname.lastname@example.org to determine how we can help.
|HARTRICH MEATS, INC.|
326 W. Embarras St.
St. Marie, IL 62459-3333
Product(s): Hartrich Meats brand of beef and pork by the half, quarter or cut and complete processing of beef, pork and deer. Also chicken, eggs, turkey and deli meats.
|HARTY ACRES, INC.|
3715 Rock Hill Road
Edwardsville, IL 62025-5917
Product(s): Produce Corn, Soybeans, and Wheat.
|HARVEST FOOD GROUP, INC.|
30W260 Butterfield Road, #201
Warrenville, IL 60555-1569
Phone: 630/821-4000 Ext.33
Product(s): Founded in 1999, Harvest Food Group is a privately owned company specializing in the sales and marketing of traditional and oganic frozen fruits and vegetables to retail, distribution, and foodservice customers. They have shown strong growth in every year of operation.
From their inception, they have been dedicated to providing the "best frozen fruits and vegetables in the world." They have continually adapted to the geographical realities of the agricultural market, broadening their reach from local to regional to national to global to diversify their supply capabilities and effectively meet the needs of their growing customer base. Today they supply, transport, pack, and store both large and small quantitites of common and specialty frozen fruit and vegetable products, traditional and organic.
Harvest Food Group is based in Warrenville, Illinois. They currently supply and store product in North, South, and Central America; Europe & Asia.
1501 First Ave
Mendota, IL 61342-1358
Product(s): Parts for combine harvesters.
|HEAD'S RED BBQ|
Roselle, IL 60172
Product(s): Head's Red Sweet & Tangy BBQ sauce is a product of Head's Red BBQ which is based out of Roselle, Illinois.
Head's Red BBQ Sauce was developed when I got involved in BBQ competitions in the Midwest area in 2002.
Although the use of commercial BBQ sauces are allowed in competitions I was never completely happy with
these sauces mainly because they all tasted pretty much the same and most were overly sweet.
That's when I created Head's Red BBQ sauce. I took the homemade sauce that I always used for my home
BBQ and after some trial and error in the kitchen I came up with what I thought was a good combination of a
slightly sweet yet tangy flavor that complements the meat it's used on instead of overpowering it like a lot of
BBQ sauces do.
The sauce was a big hit and has worked well on the competition circuit garnering several awards in different
area BBQ competitions including 2010 Award Of Excellence by The National BBQ Association.
Although it was made initially for BBQ competitions, it is now being produced for the home BBQ cook as well.
It is available in 16 oz. and 1 gallon packaging.
|HEINKEL'S PACKING CO., INC.|
2005 N. 22nd Street
Decatur, IL 62526-2134
Toll Free: 800/594-2738
Product(s): Smoked turkey (drums, necks, wings, tails, deli breasts); smoked variety pork products (hams, bacon, bones, hocks, tails etc.); smoked sausages and lunchmeats (weiners, polish, bologna, salami, braunschweiger, ring liver, ring bologna etc.); fresh sausages (rope, link, bulk), bratwurst, bockwurst, chili con carne, deer processing.
|HI POINT GENETICS|
19225 N. 2050th Street
Chrisman, IL 61924-8057
Toll Free: 877/247-3636
Product(s): Livestock and semen (hogs).
|HIGH PSI LTD.|
75 N. Brandon Dr.
Glendale HTS., IL 60139-2024
Toll Free: 800/666-3900
Product(s): Sales and service of pressure washers, founded in 1976. We are Chicagoland's largest pressure washer distirbutor and also specialize in waste oil furnaces, parts washers and a full line of parts.
6055 S. Harlem Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638-3985
Product(s): Hinckley Springs Bottled Water, coffee service and water filtration systems.
|HOME RUN INN FROZEN PIZZA|
Home Run Inn Frozen Foods
1300 Internationale Parkway
Woodridge, IL 60517-4928
Product(s): Frozen pizza.
11802 Charles Road
Woodstock, IL 60098-8764
Product(s): Homestead Orchard is a quiet place in the country to pick 14 varieties of apples, pie cherries, pears, and red raspberries. Come and sit under one of the oldest and largest maple trees in McHenry county. Relax, see and hear nature all around you. Come inside the 1880s horse barn, which is the company's store, and find hand crafted items, glassware, and maybe some antique furniture for sale. Company also sells their own honey from their own bee hives along with beeswax candles made one at a time.
|HONEY HILL ORCHARD|
11747 Waterman Road
Waterman, IL 60556-7185
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market: fresh apples, respberries, pumpkins, apple cider, donuts, pies, candy, honey and squash. Soy Candles
Hopewell Views Hunting Club, Inc.
19048 US Hwy 54
Rockport, IL 62370-3234
Product(s): Hopewell Winery opened its doors on September 1, 2007. The winery sits on an acre yard and has a banquet hall. Hopewell can host corporate events, weddings, wedding receptions, baby showers, and other private events.
Hopewell Winery offers eleven different wines ranging from dry to sweet. Hopewell also serves dinner on Friday and Saturday nights by reservation only. The dinners include steak, wild game, seafood and pasta.
|HORCHERS COUNTRY FLOWERS|
910 McHenry Road
Wheeling, IL 60090-2246
Product(s): Seasonal garden and greenhouse plants. Christmas trees and pumpkins. Floral designs= weddings, funerals, party flower pieces for all occasions,
|HORSERADISH GROWERS OF ILLINOIS|
3776 Rock Hill Road
Edwardsville, IL 62025-5916
Product(s): The Horseradish Growers of Illinois is an organization that provides education, reseach, and networking for local farmers that grow horseradish. Most growers are located in Madison and St. Clair Counties. Some programming is hosted jointly with the University of Illinois researchers and extension staff.
|HOT MAMAS FOODS|
2500 Lunt Ave.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-5613
Phone: 847/288-9183 Ext.107
Phone: 413/737-6572 Ext.107
Product(s): Organic and all natural salsas, hummus, sauces, dressings, sandwiches, flavored butters, spreads, pizzas, bagels and dips.
1821 S. 15th St.
Springfield, IL 62703-3235
Product(s): Family owned and operated for over 80 years. We offer cut-to-order premium meats, a full service deli, fresh local produce, Illinois products, and many hard to find items.
Top Reasons to Come See Us at Humphrey's Market:
-Farm fresh produce
-Premium meats from our full service butcher counter
-Our friendly, expert staff
-Specialty foods and Illinois products
-Homemade hot lunch daily
-Our extensive deli
|HY-VEE FOOD STORES|
1400 Harrison St.
Quincy, IL 62301
|ILLINI INSTITUTIONAL FOODS, INC.|
868 W. Champaign Ave.
Rantoul, IL 61866-2114
Product(s): Illini Institutional Foods, Inc. brand of processed meats (bacon, beef, lamb, sheep, pork, sausage, veal and poultry. Full line distributor. Distributor for various grocery products.
|ILLINOIS ASSOCIATION OF MEAT PROCESSORS|
8239 W Pearl City Rd
Pearl City, IL 61062
Product(s): Agricultural Association.
|ILLINOIS ASSOCIATION OF RC&D AREAS|
102 East Route 30, Suite 3
Rock Falls, IL 61071-3099
Product(s): Agricultural Association.
|ILLINOIS BEEF ASSOCIATION|
2060 W. Iles Avenue, Suite B
Springfield, IL 62704-4195
Product(s): Industry Association.
|ILLINOIS CHRISTMAS TREE ASSOCIATION|
415 Vine St.
Greenville, IL 62246
Product(s): Christmas trees and related items; wreaths, decorations, other greenery. Some association members operate seasonal gift shops.
|ILLINOIS CORN GROWERS ASSOCIATION|
P.O. Box 1623
Bloomington, IL 61702-1623
Product(s): Illinois Corn Growers Association is a member organization serving corn producers in Illinois. ICGA represents its members in the legislative area, both in Springfield and Washington D.C. ICGA'S main role is to initiate and support needed policies and programs which are conducive to corm market expansion, and oppose those that are not beneficial. Financing comes from voluntary membership dues.
|ILLINOIS CROP IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION, INC.|
3105 Research Road
Champaign, IL 61826-9013
Product(s): The Illinois Crop Improvement Association offers leadership, service and innovation for the global food and agriculture system. Examples include TRAC # Monitoring, Testing and Tracking Residues and Contaminants, PASS # Producer Audited Supply System, Identity Preservation (IP), Seed Certification and Quality Assurance (QA). A complete line of consulting, testing and research services opens new possibilities for companies large and small, internationally and domestically. www.ilcrop.com
|ILLINOIS FERTILIZER & CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION|
14171 Carole Drive
Bloomington, IL 61705-6329
Product(s): The Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association (IFCA) represents the interests of the businesses and individuals who provide crop protection chemicals, plant nutrients and related equipment and services to Illinois' agricultural producers. A majority of Illinois' crop protection chemical and plant nutrients suppliers are members of IFCA. Our mission statement is to assist and represent the crop production supply and service industry while promoting the sound stewardship and utilization of agricultural inputs.
|ILLINOIS FINANCE AUTHORITY|
State Of Illinois
Two Prudential Plaza
Chicago, IL 60601-6776
Product(s): The Illinois Finance Authority (IFA) provides expert, hands-on support to help businesses get the capital they need for growth. To strengthen Illinois businesses and the State#s economic development agenda, the IFA provides access to low-cost, non-conventional financing, through banks and other sources. IFA secures financing for farms, industries, businesses, local governments, hospitals and other non-profits. The agency is continually seeking new opportunities to grow businesses that retain and create jobs in Illinois. We invite developers, financiers, and community partners to explore this website and contact us to see how IFA can help.
|ILLINOIS FOOD RETAILERS ASSOCIATION|
1919 South Highland Ave.
Lombard, IL 60148-6153
Product(s): The Illinois Food Retailers Association is a non-profit trade association dedicated to the profitability and growth of the locally owned and owner-operated retail food stores and the suppliers that service them. For each of its members, IFRA membership strengthens the link to the food industry at-large and provides essential and timely information about general industry topics and legislative issues that affect you and your business.
|ILLINOIS FOUNDATION SEEDS, INC.|
1083 County Rd 900 N
Tolono, IL 61880-9747
Product(s): Genetics for corn and sweet corn; seed for seed companies (soybeans, wheat and corn).
|ILLINOIS GRAPE GROWERS & VINTNERS ASSOCIATION|
2900 Greenbriar Rd., Suite 1
Springfield, IL 62704-6462
Product(s): Industry Association.
|ILLINOIS HARNESS HORSEMAN'S ASSOC.|
15 Spinning Wheel Rd.,Suite 432
Hinsdale, IL 60521-2987
Toll Free: 800/572-0213
|ILLINOIS LAMB & WOOL PRODUCERS|
Illinois Sheep Industry
10828 Caledonia Rd.
Belvidere, IL 61008-9752
Product(s): Industry Association.
|ILLINOIS PORK PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION|
6411 South Sixth Street Road
Springfield, IL 62712-6817
Product(s): Agricultural Association. To provide the pork producer with services that enhance profitability and consumer preference for pork.
|ILLINOIS STATE BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION|
16 Francis Drive
Riverton, IL 62561-9630
Product(s): The Illinois State Beekeepers Association was organized in 1891. Over the years, the ISBA has developed a strong working relationship with local beekeeping associations throughout the state and the Illinois Department of Agriculture. The purpose and function of the ISBA is to promote interest in honey bees and beekeeping by encouraging good beekeeping practices in Illinois, the utilization of honey bees for pollination of agricultural crops and the dissemination of information about bees and beekeeping.
Through its many activities and programs, the ISBA assists in making beekeeping both a pleasurable and profitable enterprise for beekeepers in the state. The ISBA recognizes the importance of a viable honey bee population to the continuing success of Illinois agriculture and horticulture.
|ILLINOIS STATE GRANGE|
3157 E. B St. Rd.
Belleville, IL 62221-4557
Product(s): The Grange was organized in 1867 to improve the quality of life in rural America. The Grange is a family fraternal, community service organization with a special interest in agriculture, education, legislation and a meaningful way of life. The Grange is America's foremost volunteer, grassroots organization.
Today, the Grange is a rural/urban family organization. Men. women, young adults and children from any and all backgrounds, educational levels and occupations are welcome. There are Granges in 37 states and Washington, D.C.
Today, the Grange continues to make life better for people. The Grange actively pursues local, state and national non-partisian legislation for the safety, protection and betterment of all persons. Community service and family involvement are the emphasis of all Grange endeavors.
|ILLINOIS THOROUGHBRED BREEDERS & OWNERS FOUNDATION|
Fairmount Park Race Track, 9301 Collinsville Rd.
Arlington Hts, IL 60006-0578
Phone: 618/345-4300 Ext.140
Product(s): The Illinois Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Foundation (ITBOF) is a not-for-profit organization representing breeders and owners of Illinois registered thoroughbreds. We promote horseracing (thoroughbreds) in Illinois. We are charged under Illinois statute to track and distribute breeders awards earned by thoroughbreds (Illinois registered) racing at Illinois thoroughbred racetracks.
|ILLINOIS WHEAT ASSOCIATION|
Illinois Farm Bureau, 1701 Towanda
Bloomington, IL 61701-2051
Product(s): Industry Association.
|IMPACT SALES - MIDWEST|
620 Enterprise Dr.
Oakbrook, IL 60523-8812
Phone: 630/652-9700 Ext.115
Product(s): Sonoma Farm Infused Olive Oils; Chef's Blend Spices - Meat Rubs; Capone Family Secret Pasta Sauce & Giardiniera Sauce; Creekview Bruschetta Spreads & Fruit Preserves
|INDIAN KNOLL CATTLE COMPANY|
2850 N 1000 East Road
Mechanicsburg, IL 62545-8010
Product(s): Premium certified Red Angus and diversified row crop and cow/calf operation.
|ING FINANCIAL PARTNERS|
230 W. Monroe St., Suite 2150
Chicago, IL 60606-5003
Product(s): Phillip Keck is a Registered Representative of ING Financial Partners in Chicago. He works with agribusiness owners, farmers, food and dairy producers here in Illinois as well as Texas, New Mexico, Iowa, Colorado, Oklahoma, and Kansas. He helps these businesses with retirement planning, insurance, and business insurance consulting.
Phillip spent his early career as a representative for the Ute Mountain Farm and Ranch operation located in Towaoc, Colorado. He handled all of their high quality alfalfa sales. He also contracted soybeans, soy pellets, sunflower oil, potatoes, and many other agricultural by-products for his customers.
He works predominantly with individuals within the dairy, cattle ranching, and milling industries, but also has many customers who run farms producing a wide variety of agricultural products; corn, grain, potatoes and sunflowers, hogs, and livestock. He has very strong ties to the agribusiness, farming and horseman communities throughout the country.
His family is a fifth generation farming family who raises black angus beef and dry-land wheat on a centennial farm located in Zurich, Kansas.
He works with agribusinesses, farmers, food and dairy producers because he truly understands the issues that these businesses and individuals face in our modern economic climate. His services include but are not limited to, comprehensive financial planning, retirement planning, insurance service products including disability, long term care, investments, tax management, estate planning and consultive business insurance strategies as well as pension analysis.
|INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTER AT SIUE|
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Alumni Hall, 2126 SIUE
Edwardsville, IL 62026-0001
Product(s): The International Trade Center at SIUE is an export information center, funded by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, SBA and SIUE.
|IVAN'S FARM MARKET|
10620 N. Baileyville Road
Baileyville, IL 61007-9722
Product(s): Roadside Market: fresh apples, melons, peaches, pears, plums, tomatoes, watermelons, asparagus, beans, beets, broccoli, brussel sprouts, carrots, cauliflower, cucumbers & gherkins, eggplants, onions, peppers, potatoes, radishes, sweet corn, sweet potatoes and turnips. Also jams, jellies, honey and pickled products.
|J & J EQUIPMENT, INC.|
260 Ford Avenue, Box 211
Hopedale, IL 61747-9491
Product(s): Pressure washers and steam cleaners; manure separators; flush tanks and aerators. General steel and stainless steel fabrication.
|JAKPAN ENTERPRISES INC.|
41 Northfield Terrace
Wheeling, IL 60090-2935
Product(s): Co-packer and reseller of packaged peanuts, cashews, almonds, and pecan nuts. Reseller of hot sauces and wing sauces. Producer of private brand teas and confectionery items.
|JBS UNITED, INC.|
502 N. Madison
Pittsfield, IL 62363-1127
Product(s): Agribusiness Consulting; feed for all species of livestock and for stages of growth; hemiss, concentrates and complete feeds; corn, wheat and soybeans storage and rail terminals.
|JGROUP BUSINESS CONSULTANTS|
100 Waterside Place
Burr Ridge, IL 60527-6477
Product(s): JGroup Business Consultants provides growth solutions to small and medium size food companies. JGroup is owned by Ed Jenkins, a 30 year executive with major consumer packaged goods companies (i.e.: Sara Lee, ConAgra, Coleman Natural Foods). JGroup has affiliate relationships with technical services, contract manufacturers, social media and advertising firms and marketing research companies to provide the following range of growth services: strategic planning; start-ups/turnarounds; contract sales management; new product development; new channel introduction; consumer research.
|JOHN BROWN MELONS|
1014 E. Main Street
Carmi, IL 62821-4619
Product(s): My family has grown melons in White County since 1876. We have for sale in season: watermelons (seeded & seedless), cantaloupe, sweet corn, tomatoes, all grown to be the best and sweetest the customer has tasted. We have a variety of pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn, ect. I pick varieties that have the best flavor, not ones that yield the most. Melons are picked the way my Great Grandfather, Grandfather, and Father tought me. I pick melons individually for the peak of ripeness and flavor, not by size as many large commercial growers have adapted. My neighbor grows fresh herbs, and will sell them at my east main location. All products are available as they come in season, usually June thru October. Sales personel available 8am - 8pm "we trust you put money in box" at other times.
One Rooster Way
Barry, IL 62312-9749
Product(s): A full line poultry processor. Distributor of all beef, pork, fish items and cheese.
John Wood Community College
37803 St. Hwy. 104
Perry, IL 62362-0419
Product(s): John Wood Community College provides Industry Training for swine and beef producers and related agribusiness. Experienced in both traditional certificate and associate degree educational curriculum, the College has offered program specific experiences for international visitors, including one-day seminars and up to week-long short courses. Topics include genetics, artificial insemination, production management, ventilation and environmental control, breeding, gestation, farrowing, and nursery management.
The College Ag Program is sited on the University of Illinois Orr Agronomy and Animal Science (Beef) Research Center. It also offers both classroom and hands-on training with its 100-sow farrow to feeder pig operation in a totally enclosed, environmentally controlled facility, complete with classroom and visitors viewing area. Shower-in and shower-out facilities minimize bio-security down time for international visitors, clients, and students.
|KAUFFMAN POULTRY FARM, INC.|
8519 Leland Road
Waterman, IL 60556-0205
Product(s): Ho-Ka brand fresh whole turkey and turkey parts.
|KINMUNDY PROCESSING & MEAT MARKET|
306 Lawn St.
Kinmundy, IL 62854-5400
Product(s): We provide custom butchering and processing including selling quarters, halves, and whole beef and hogs. All of these are purchaed from local producers or raised by our family farm. We also offer retail fresh and frozen cuts of beef and pork as well as several varieties of ground sausage products and ground beef and cured ham and bacon. All cured products are purchased wholesale from Behrmann's processing in Albers, Illinois.
21123 Grade School Rd
Caledonia, IL 61011-9582
Product(s): Kinnikinnick Farm Rustic Arugula Pesto (8 oz.)
Kinnikinnick Farm Rustic Basil Pesto (8 oz.)
Fresh organic produce: arugula, lettuces, Italian cooking greens, heirloom cooking greens, beets, radishes, leeks, tomatoes and squash. Poultry (cut, whole, frozen) and sausage.
|KITE HILL VINEYARDS|
83 Kitehill Rd.
Carbondale, IL 62903-0787
Product(s): Kite Hill Vineyards has a variety of wines made from grapes grown in their vineyards. They also have a Bed & Breakfast on the 26 acre property. They specialize in dry wines, but they also have an excellent Sweet Rose.
|KOSTO FOOD PRODUCT COMPANY|
1325 N. Old Rand Road
Wauconda, IL 60084-9764
Product(s): Kosto brand pudding, pie fillings and cake decorating products. Mack's brand gourmet salad dressings. Food Pak brand pudding and pie filling (food service), meringue mix (food service) and non-dairy whipped topping (food service), cocoa powder, ice cream mix, flavored gelatin products, ice cream toppings and malted milk products.
5960 Castleway West Drive
Indianpolis, IN 46250
18121 Highland Ave.
Homewood, IL 60430-2306
Product(s): Distributor of milk and milk products, eggs, cheeses and ice cream.
|KUIPERS FAMILY FARM|
1N318 Watson Road
Maple Park, IL 60151-9033
Product(s): 230 acres of fall festivities on the farm! The season begins each Labor Day weekend when the orchard opens for apple picking. Each Saturday & Sunday through October, customers can pick their own fresh, crisp apples right from the tree while the aroma of fresh apple cider and doughnuts, home-baked pies, fudge, pasteurized apple cider and hand-spun caramel apples from the Orchard Shop and Bakery (open Mon-Sun) lingers in the air. Browse the many specialty food and gift items, too. Mid-September the west side of the farm opens for some down-on-the-farm fun like the Maize Corn Maze: 5 acres of Illinois corn now boasts over 2 miles of twists, turns and clues. Stop by the Pumpkin Farm for hayrides, farm animals, a haunted forest, tractor tire mountain, peddle tractor derby, nature walk, jumping pillows, pumpkin picking and much more. Visit the Barn Store and Cafe, too. November and December at the farm is dedicated to the holidays with pies and specialty foods for entertaining, unique gifts for giving, and, of course, pre-cut or cut your own Christmas trees. Visit their website for exact dates, times, coupons and additional information: www.kuipersfamilyfarm.com
|LA GRANGE FARMERS MARKET|
53 S. LaGrange Road
Hodgkins, IL 60525-2469
Product(s): Farmers Market.
|LA GRANGE PARK FARMERS MARKET|
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Product(s): Farmers Market.
1422 5th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265-1334
Product(s): Lagomarcino's brand homemade chocolates, pecan dainties, English toffee, sponge candy, hand rolled creams, barks, chocolate covered marshmellows, fudge, peanut and coconut brittles, molded chocolate items, chocolate eggs, dipped fruits and white frosted pretzels
|LAREDO FOODS INC.|
3401 W. Cermak Road
Chicago, IL 60623-3240
Product(s): Manufacturer of Laredo chorizo, Spanish-style tomato sauce, spices & herbs and corn oil.
Distributor of bottled water, fruit punch & juice, herbal tea, Mexican candy, chocolate and other cocoa products, cocoa powder, ice cream, Mexican cheeses, rice flour, pasta, corn oil, olive oil, beet sugar, brown and cane sugar.
1522 W. Market State Route 3
Red Bud, IL 62278-1095
Product(s): Producer of numerous wines, including the following: dry wines (Prairie Gold, French Colony, Cardinal Crest); semi-dry wines (Ella, Marechal Foch); semi-sweet wines (Creole Blush, Blackberry, Blossom City Rose, Elderberry, Peach Honey); sweet wines (Blossom City White, City Hall, Olde Tyme Apple)
|LAW OFFICES OF KURT A. WAGNER|
780 Lee Street, Suite 102
Des Plains, IL 60016-6459
Product(s): Rich Schell is an attorney, author and small farm owner providing legal services to food and farm entrepreneurs for domestic and international matters. He is the author of "A guide to Illinois laws governing direct farm marketing for farmers and other food entrepreneurs".
|LAWRENCE COUNTY FARMERS MARKET|
West Side Of Courthouse Square
Lawrenceville, IL 62439
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
|LEEDLE HOUME APAIRY|
2713 State Highway 14
Mulkeytown, IL 62865-2818
Product(s): Leedle Houme Apairy sells and raises Golden Italian honey bees. They sell honey from the bees in 1,2, and 3 pound packages. They also sell packages of honey bees, honey bee nucs, queens, and equipment and medication necessary to raise honey bees. They teach and help beginning beekeepers get started.
24218 N. 1150 East Road
Danville, IL 61834-5650
Product(s): Bacon, beef, chicken, deli-meats, frankfurters, luncheon meats, pork and sausage; Prepared foods research; sausage, cured and smoked meat research; retail processing and catering
|LIFE WISE INGREDIENTS|
350 Telser Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047-6701
Product(s): Simply Rich flavor modifier, Potentiator Plus brand natural flavor enhancer, a MSG substitute
|LILLIE'S Q SAUCES & RUBS|
1856 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647-1535
Product(s): Lillie's Q was recognized by Food & Wine Magazine as " The Best New BBQ Restaurant in the Country". Each sauce was created by Lillie's Q founder/chef Charlie McKenna, who has won numerous awards on the competition barbeque circuit, including the top prize at Memphis in May-which is widely regarded as the World Championship of BBQ. Each of Lillie's all-natural sauces and rubs pay homage to the deep-rooted barbeque tradition of specific Southern regions and is the culmination of three generations of Southern style barbeque mastery.
3925 S Illinois Ave
Carbondale, IL 62903-7941
Product(s): Roadside Market: Lipe Orchards brand of cider, apples, peaches, nectarines, plums, tomatoes, pumpkins and squash and other fruits and vegetables.
|LITTLE LADY FOODS, INC.|
2323 Pratt Boulevard
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-5918
Product(s): Little Lady Foods in the world's custom food maker-specializing in the creation of pizzas, gourmet sandwiches and hand-held items. We have partnered with leaders in the food industry to conceptualize, customize and commercialize top quality, on-trend food products for food service chains, private label retailers and contract manufacturing.
|LOST CREEK ORCHARD|
680 IL Rt. 130
Greenup, IL 62428-3201
Product(s): 100 + apple varieties (many heirloom), 30 + varieties of peaches, plums, pears, nectarines, blueberries and blackberries - jams, jellies, butters, salsa, chow, honey and sorghum. Many vegetables in season including sweetcorn, tomatoes, squash, melons and more. Pumpkins, squash, gourds, Indian corn, and other fall decorative items. Mums and Astors. Weekend snackbar with pies, cobblers, real ice cream, other bakery items, BBQ (our own) and other sandwiches. Apple cider and 4 varieties of slushies. Nature trails, barnyard animals, maizes, orchard tours and kiddie train by appointment or by chance. Potted plants and trees, custom grafting of your favorite tree.
|LUCTA USA, INC.|
950 Technology Way, Suite 110
Libertyville, IL 60048-5361
Toll Free: 800/323-5341
Product(s): Flavors, fragrances, and feed additives.
|LYONS COMMUNITY FARMERS MARKET|
For The Greater Good
Veterans Park, 8225 Ogden Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160-2024
Product(s): Farm grown vegetables and fruits. Hydroponic vegetable and fruit growers. Pre-packaged food items. Educational programs, such as the Lyons Community Garden, Crafters and Artisans.
|MACON COUNTY FARM BUREAU|
1150 W. Pershing Road
Decatur, IL 62526-6205
Product(s): County Farm Burea; individual and group memberships offered.
|MANCUSO CHEESE COMPANY, INC.|
612 Mills Road
Joliet, IL 60433-2843
Product(s): Producer of Mozzarella and Ricotta cheeses. Distributor of; flour, pasta, corn, olive, and cooking spray oils; spices and seasonings, cane sugar and yeast; frozen pizza, quiche and edible ice; frozen cuts of chicken, deli meats, frankfurters, frozen ham and sausage; tomato sauce, various canned and fresh vegetables, dried garlic and potato chips. Gift baskets featuring some Illinois Products. Pizza Supplies.
|MARCOOT JERSEY CREAMERY|
526 Dudleyville Road
Greenville, IL 62246-3801
Product(s): Farmstead Cheeses 6 oz. (Gouda, Havarti, Just Jack, Pepper Jack, Tomato Basil Jack, Smoked Gouda, Farmhouse Cheddar); Cave Aged Cheeses 4 oz. (Tomme, Alpine, Cheddar, and Heritage); Fresh Cheeses (Plain Cheese Curds, Garlic Herb Cheese Curds, Taco Cheese Curds, Mozzarella, and Quark); Ice Cream (Our super skinny ice cream is sold in half pint, pint, and quart containers. Flavors are seasonal and rotate on a weekly basis. Ice cream flavors include: vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, black raspberry pomegranate, chocolate peanut butter cup, mud pie, key lime pie, bubble gum).
|MARKET FINANCIAL GROUP|
240 Commerce Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014-3549
Product(s): Market Financial Group is a full service risk management organization that has perfected a four stage process to analyze and identify risk exposures, implement comprehensive strategies, and dynamically manage all aspects of your risk on a day to day basis to best protect your livelihood. MFG's capabilities range from farm and ranch protection all the way through large agribusiness risk.
Contact us today to speak with our agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialists (AFIS).
|MARY AUTH MARKETING & PUBLIC RELATIONS STRATEGIES|
2532 Windward Blvd.
Champaign, IL 61821-6960
Product(s): During her 30-year career, Mary Auth has worked with diverse range of industries, with a particular focus on agriculture. Her clients have included private and public organizations, plus domestic and international companies. She works with clients to develop brand identities and marketing plans, produce publications, newsletters, and collateral material, as well as manage events. Mary has a particularly strong background working directly for agricultural producers and commodity organizations.
|MCLANE MIDWEST, INC.|
3400 E. Main Street
Danville, IL 61834-0910
Product(s): Distributor and Wholesaler.
|MCLEAN IMPLEMENT INC.|
793 Illinois Route 130
Albion, IL 62806-5209
Toll Free: 800/535-3653
Product(s): New and used John Deere agriculture equipment: Combines, combine header equipment, sprayers, 4 wheel drive tractors, row crop tractors, utility tractors, compact tractors, grain carts. New and used John Deeer small agriculture and turf equipment: zero turn mowers, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, John Deere Gators. Complete parts department. Service department with mobile service available. Integrated Solutions Department-data management, GPS guidance systems, drone services.
78 Oak Ridge Lane
Carbondale, IL 62903-7540
Product(s): Spring bedding plants. Wholesaler: Wine grapes.
|MIDDLE CREEK RANCH|
1430 North County Road 2200
Carthage, IL 62321-3548
Product(s): Middle Creek Ranch breeds and markets Hereford seedstock genetics utilizing Al and embryo transfer to access the best bloodlines in the breed. Bulls, breeding females, and show heifers for sale year-round. We also breed and raise fainting pygmy goats and have kids for sale in late summer each year. Visitors are always welcome!
|MIDSTATE AG, INC.|
10400 Towerline Road
Green Valley, IL 61534-9631
Toll Free: 800/348-8017
Product(s): Soil and herbicide management and fertilizer; yellow and white corn; Non- GMO soybeans.
|MIDWEST DAIRY ASSOCIATION|
23202 N. 950 E. Rd.
Carlock, IL 61725-9474
Product(s): Promotional organization for dairy and dairy products thru the milk producer check-off program.
|MIDWEST FOOD PROCESSORS ASSN., INC.|
4600 American Parkway, suite 110
Madison, WI 53718
Product(s): Agricultural Association.
103 W. Main
Princeville, IL 61559-7511
Product(s): Broker of various food and feed ingredients.
|MIDWEST SEEDLING SUPPLY, LLC|
534 Spunky Ridge Road
Meredosia, IL 62665-7044
Product(s): Midwest Seedling Supply provides native seedlings grown for CRP< CREP< and WRP reforestation projects. Tree planting.
28 Mileur Orchard Road
Murphysboro, IL 62966-4800
Product(s): Family-owned orchard offering peaches, white peaches, nectarines, white nectarines, donut peaches (white, yellow and green), apricots, plums, pluots, and Lodi, Gala, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, Red Delicious, Mutsu, Braeburn and Fuji apples in season.
Farm Market opens July-December for retail sales Monday through Saturday 9am-5pm and Sundays 12pm-5pm offering cobblers, pies and crisps and homemade ice cream and candies Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Apple butters, applesauce, peach butter, peach jam and plum jams also available.
|MILL CREEK FARM|
2833 S. 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305-6011
Product(s): Pick Your Own: strawberries. Roadside Market and Wholesale: asparagus, sweet corn, pumpkins and strawberries. Family entertainment including wagon rides and corn maze.
|MILLS APPLE FARM|
11477 Pocahontas Road
Marine, IL 62061-1247
Product(s): Christmas Trees and Christmas greens. Pick Your Own, Roadside, and Wholesale; Fresh apples and peaches, dried apples, apple butter and apple cider. Also apple pies and bakery products.
|MISSION OAK INN|
1108 County Rd 930 E
Henry, IL 61537-9473
Product(s): Company is a country bed and breakfast located on their 120-acre farm with a stocked 7-acre lake. They have excellent fishing and wildlife viewing. Not to mention watching the crops grow!
|MONTICELLO MAIN STREET FARMER'S MARKET|
State & Livingston St.
Monticello, IL 61356-8959
Product(s): Community Farmer's Market
|MRS. CLARK'S FOODS|
740 SE Dalbey Drive
Ankeny, IA 50021
Product(s): Mayonnaise, spoonable salad dressing, pourable salad dressing, barbecue sauces, dipping sauces, marinades, fruit and vegetable juices, juice cocktails, bar mixers, syrups, thickened beverages. Packaging: retail, foodservice, and bulk available.
12550 W Norris Ln
Galena, IL 61036-9023
Product(s): Our greenhouse/garden center produces and sells hundreds of varieties of perennials including over 100 Hosta varieties. We also grow specialty annuals, vines, a vast variety of shrubs, roses, trees, native plants, water plants, 35+ herbs, heirloom vegetables, hanging baskets and containers. Most perennials and annuals are propagated on site in our 7 greenhouses.
Our produce farm/shop features produce grown on premises using sustainable and organic practices: tomatoes (many heirlooms), peppers, onions, garlic, potatoes, squash, gourds, pumpkins and more. Local sculpture and garden decor items. Display gardens.
|MUSLIN CONSUMER GROUP FOR FOOD PRODUCTS|
10685 Rushmore Lane
Huntley, IL 60142-6745
Toll Free: 877/515-1008
Product(s): Our organization educates Muslim consumers throughout the world about Halal status of food ingredients, food products, personal care products, medicine and cosmetic. Our website is logged in 155 countries with daily visits of 2000 visitors. We do Halal certification of food ingredients, food products and non food products.
|NEWLY WEDS FOODS, INC.|
4140 W. Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60639-2106
Product(s): Newly Wed brand English muffins, cakes, batters, breadings and seasonings.
|NEWMAN & ULLMAN, INC.|
2312 Lakeshore Drive
Pekin, IL 61554-1553
Product(s): Wholesaler of various products.
|NEXCEL NATURAL INGREDIENTS|
2520 S. Grand Ave. East
Springfield, IL 62703-5613
Phone: 217/391-0091 Ext.11
Toll Free: 800/238-8090
Product(s): Nexcel offers non-GMO and/or organic soybean oil, high-oleic sunflower oil, canola oil, and safflower oil; no trans fat oils and shortening products (natural frying and salad oils), non-GMO liquid oils, organic liquid oils, solid shortening products and specialty oils); Nexsoy solvent-free soy protein products (low fat soy flour, low fat soy grits, textured soy protein, soy protein concentrate, soy/rice nuggets); Solo lower-sodium sea salt. Sweet *10 Liquid Sweetener (saccharin), Sprinkle Sweet "Spoon-for-Spoon" Sugar replacement, Superose Sugar Subsitute (saccharin).
|NIEMANN FOODS, INC.|
1501 N. 12th Street
Quincy, IL 62301-1916
|NORTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE|
State Of North Dakota
600 E. Boulevard Ave.-Dept. 602
Bismarck, ND 58505-0020
Toll Free: 800/242-7535
Product(s): State Department of Agriculture.
|NORTHERN FS, INC.|
1350 W. Prairie Drive
Sycamore, IL 60178-3166
Product(s): Animal Feeds; dog and cat food and other pet foods; feed additives and ingredients: milk replacers, mixed feed or mixed feed ingredients, molasses feed, vitamin and mineral mixes; livestock feed: beef, dairy, horse, pork, poultry; cereal grains: yellow corn and wheat; chemicals; fertilizer; field seeds: corn, soybeans and wheat; forage seeds: alfalfa, clover and fescue; grass seeds: bent grass, Kentucky blue grass, orchard grass, rye grass, sudan grass and timothy grass.
|NORTHFIELD CHAMBER FARMERS' MARKET|
6 Happ Rd.
Northfield, IL 60093-1214
Product(s): Farmer's Market
Nu World Foods
Naperville, IL 60567-2202
Toll Free: 877/692-8899
Product(s): Nu-World Amaranth is the premier provider of amaranth and amaranth-based products. Under its' Nu-World Food brand, it sells cereal, snacks and baking ingredients into health food stores. They also sell amaranth-based ingredients to other manufacturers for use in their products and also private label products. Nu-World Foods gluten-free snacks and cereals that include amaranth snackers (chili lime, garden burst, French onion, Bar-B-Q hot & spicy, Bar-B-Q sweet & sassy); Amaranth cereals (original, cinnamon and coca - organic/no artificial sweeteners); Nu-World puffed amaranth cereal (original & berry delicious - low sodium & sugar free); Nu-World foods amaranth mini-ridges (sun-dried tomato basil, cheddar and rosemary basil); Nu-World foods Amaranth amaranth - o's cereals (original, peach & strawberry); toasted amaranth bran flour, amaranth flour, puffed amaranth, pre-gel amaranth, amaranth starch & amaranth bread crumbs. All products are gluten-free and free of the most common allergens (no dairy, casein, eggs, wheat, corn, rice, soy, oats or nuts).
|NUTHATCH HILL BBQ CO.|
Lincoln, IL 62656-5290
Product(s): Nuthatch Hill BBQ Co. competition BBQ sauce. Original and cherry bourbon. Rubs and seasonings-classic, pork, chicken, beef. Catering services offered and bulk meat sales of pulled pork, pulled chicken, brisked-chopped or sliced, Italian beef, ribs.
We also participate in the Farmer's Market-Illinois Products at the IL State Fair.
|OBERWEIS DAIRY, INC.|
951 Ice Cream Drive
North Aurora, IL 60542-8199
Toll Free: 888/645-5868
Product(s): Distributor of Oberweis Dairy brand milk (whole, reduced fat, fat free, chocolate and half & half); butter, creams, eggs, sour cream, whipping cream and cottage cheese; pies and cakes: Long Grove cranapple pies, chocolate avalanche cake, cookies and cream cake, the celebration cake, mint chip cake, sugar-n-spice cake, german chocolate cake, carrot cake supreme, strawberry torte, Oberweis turtle pie, brownie ala mode, and cookie dough pie; cheeses, sandwiches, and yogurt; juices, beverages, water and soft drinks; Tom's cookie dough: chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, peanut butter chocolate chip, snickerdoodles; Natural Oven Bakery bagels; quiches; meats, sausages and poultry; frozen pizza and Cafe Italia products; and Newberry muffin products.
|OLD DUNDEE FARMERS MARKET|
319 N. River Street
East Dundee, IL 60118-1300
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
|OLIVIA THOMAS FOOD TECHNOLOGY CONSULTANT|
Glenview, IL 60025-2437
Product(s): Frozen asian appetizers and meals. Lotus brand/Wei-Chuan. Single serve and food service sizes. Egg rolls, spring rolls, shumai, potstickers, rangoon, and several ready to serve meals in both single serve and steam table sizes. Consulting for frozen food manufacturers in product development, research and development, process and cost improvement.
|ONE HOT COOKIE|
Murphysboro, IL 62966-1753
Product(s): One Hot Cookie is a one of a kind, unique cookie shop located in Murphysboro, Illinois. After brainstorming the comfort foods that people crave and researching the busy life - COOKIES, good down-home grandma's recipes were just the answer to a new business. Our goal now is to share those great homemade cookies and treats. Since opening the doors in December 2004, we have provided local families and businesses with delicious, fresh, homemade cookies and desserts at affordable prices. All of our cookies and bakery treats are made from scratch and baked fresh daily. We were located in the St. Louis area for 3 years where we received the honor of being chosen Show ME St. Louis' TOP 10 Valentine Gifts in the City of St. Louis. Relocating closer to home in Marion , IL we added a coffee shop and a lot of new customers. We have recently moved back home to Murphysboro but we continue to serve the St. Louis area and Southern Illinois with delivery and catering service. We ship throughout the US and to APO Boxes.
We are committed to providing our customers with unique and tasty gifts as well as assisting other businesses with creative and cost effective marketing tools.
5836 Manix Rd
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Product(s): Panash LLC is primarily set up to provide a local CSA to the Edwardsville and surrounding areas. In addition to the annual CSA memberships, we also grow a small plot of timothy hay/red clover that will be marketed locally as feed for rabbits etc. Grass hay will also be available via our small plot and will be used to produce decorative mini bales. Though most of our garden will primarily focus on edible vegetables, we will also be growing craft crops such as broom corn. A small section of our garden will also be used in the fall for pumpkins as well as indian corn production.
|PARK FOREST FARMER'S MARKET|
Village Of Park Forest
271 Lakewood Blvd.
Park Forest, IL 60466-2003
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
|PEOPLE OF GOOD FIBER|
4315 Sage Road
Rochester, IL 62563-8355
Product(s): Process wool-llamas, including Lockerhooked items, cards and rugs
|PEORIA PACKING, LTD.|
1307-09 W. Lake Street
Chicago, IL 60607-1511
Product(s): Pork slaughtering, processing, butcher shop and sausage.
|PFD SUPPLY CORPORATION|
Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc.
1800 Adams Street
Granite City, IL 62040-3300
Product(s): Provides warehousing and distribution to fast food type restaurants of a complete line of produts including dairy, meat, poultry, and fish products, french fries, bakery goods, paper goods, beverages and other miscellaneous supplies.
|PHEASANT HOLLOW WINERY|
14931 State Hwy 37
Whittington, IL 62897-1208
Product(s): Pheasant Hollow is a wine manufacturer/retailer. We are currently branding Pheasant Hollow, but have several wines that are self branded, i.e. Black and Blue (trademarked), Red and Blue (trademarked), and Midnight Medley.
|PIKE FEEDS, INC.|
1250 W. Washington
Pittsfield, IL 62363-0190
Toll Free: 800/755-1936
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting; premixes, concentrates, and complete feeds for all stages of growth.
2865 Hickory Ridge Road
Pomona, IL 62975-2317
Product(s): Pomona Winery brand apple wines (Jonathan, Jonathan Oak Aged Reserve, Golden, Golden Oak Aged Reserve, Orchard Harvest and Orchard Spice), Pomona Winery Peach Dessert Wine and Pomona Winery Once in a Blue Moon Blueberry Dessert Wine.
|PRAIRIE FRUITS FARM LLC|
4410 N. Lincoln Ave.
Champaign, IL 61822-9455
Product(s): Illinois' first farmstead cheese producer (farmstead defined as making cheese on the farm from the milk of their own herd); they make a variety of fresh and aged goat cheeses; they also have a certified organic fruit orchard (peaches, apples, pears, cherries, apricots, strawberries, blackberries, raspberries, currants, and gooseberries). Prairie Fruits Farm is "Animal Welfare Approved" and offers seasonal dinners on the farm from late May through early December.
|PRAIRIE HILL FARM|
424 County Road 1400 North
Bethany, IL 61914-7019
Product(s): U-Pick Berry Farm offering 5 varieties of blueberries available from mid-June to August 1st. Pick from 1000 bushes in a beautiful park-like setting. Families and groups welcome. Picking dates are Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 9AM to 4PM, or by appointment.
Prices: $3 a pound. Group Rate (5 or more adults): $2.50 a pound.
|PRAIRIE STATE WINERY|
217 W. Main Street
Genoa, IL 60135-1145
Product(s): Established in 1988, our family winery produces many award winning wines. Our wines, made exclusively from Illinois grape varietites, include those grown in our own vineyard. From dry reds to sweet whites to traditional fruit wines, we have something to please every palate.
We offer complimentary sampling daily of all our wines. Stop in, view the production area from our "scenic overlook", browse our tasting room gift shop for a great Illinois product and enjoy a glass of locally grown and locally made Illinois wine!
Premium Ingredients Group
285 E Fullerton Avenue
Carol Stream, IL 60188-1886
Product(s): Distributor of food and nutritional ingredients: acidulants, amino acids, aroma chemicals, antioxidants, colors, flavor enhancers, gums, nutritional supplements, phosphates, preservatives, specialty chemicals, sweetners, vitamins, and misc (caffeine anhydrous USP, caseinates, fruit powders, garlic powders, non dairy creamer, peanut butter stearates, and vegetable powder). Distributor of liquid coffee flavoring: apple, grape, grapefruit, lemon, orange, pineapple, tomato and other fruit juices; mixture of fruit juices; whey; posato and tapioca flakes; lecithin; dried/dehydrated bananas; coconuts and tomatoes; honey; ice cream toppings; and dried/dehydrated vegetables.
|PRISCO'S FINE FOODS|
1108 Prairie St.
Aurora, IL 60506
|PRO AG CONSULTING|
1503 Kentucky Avenue
Windsor, IL 61957-1536
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting: soil testing, grip mapping, nematode testing and crop consulting
21788 E. Terre Haute Road
Paris, IL 61944-6165
Product(s): "Family Fun on the Farm": 9 mazes, Haunted Dungeon, Pumpkin Sling Shot, Hayrides through 100 acres of woods offered on weekends (Nature rides in afternoon & nightime spooky rides), Private weiner roast fires, Pumpkins, Gourds, Squash, Indian Corn, Popcorn, General Store. 11 miles southeast of Paris on the Lower Terre Haute Road. Pumpkins - 42 varieties; Gourds - 50 varieties; Squash - 21 varieites; dried gourds. All produce is grown on our farm.
2929 S. 25th Ave.
Broadview, IL 60155-4529
Product(s): Mrs. Pure's and Funsnax brand cookies; some private labels; cookies come in 7-12 oz. boxes, 100 count trays, 16 oz. tubs; flavors include: chocolate chip, iced strawberry, iced raspberry, butter, coconut; animal cookies; alphabet cookies; vanilla wafers
|PURITAN SPRINGS WATER|
1709 N Kickapoo
Lincoln, IL 62656-1366
Toll Free: 800/292-2992
Product(s): Bottled Water. Available in 2, 3 and 5 gallon sizes. Purified drinking, distilled and fluoridated water available. Water cooler rentals and sales. Complete office coffee and breakroom refreshments supplies are also available for delivery.
|QIK N EZ|
2026 Republic Street
Springfield, IL 62708
Product(s): Convenience Store.
|QMP SALES INC.|
Westmont, IL 60559-1258
2500 S Highland Ave Ste 250
Lombard, IL 60148-7100
Product(s): Contract Feeder Management Company.
|RALCORP FROZEN BAKERY PRODUCTS|
4501 W. Fullerton
Chicago, IL 60639-1933
Product(s): Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products including muffins, crumb cakes, and pound cakes. Also private label bakery items.
|RANDOM ACRES, INC.|
621 E. Schaumberg Road
Schaumberg, IL 60194-3538
Product(s): Roadside Market: fresh apples, blueberries, grapes, melons, peaches, pears, plums, raspberries, strawberries, tomatoes, watermelons, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, celery, cucumbers & gherkins, eggplants, garlic, lettuce, mushrooms, onions, peppers, potatoes, sweet corn and sweet potatoes.
2869 Woods Frank Rd
Franklin, IL 62638
Product(s): Company specializes in handmade rustic, primitive country wooden crafts for home and garden including bird houses and bird feeders.
|REASON'S PRAIRIE PRIDE MEATS|
18510 206th Street West
Buffalo Prairie, IL 61237-0183
Product(s): Prairie Pride brand buffalo sausages, snack sticks, hot dogs, jerky, elk sausages and snack sticks, rabbit sausages and snack sticks.
|REMINGTON SEEDS LLC|
P.O. Box 305
Milford, IL 60953-0305
Product(s): Contract production, packaging, and distribution of quality corn seed.
|REX ITALIAN FOODS, INC.|
4431 N. Harlem Avenue
Norridge, IL 60706-4709
Product(s): Rex brand pastas including ravioli, tortellini, stuffed shells, cannelloni, manicotti, lasagna, spinach and vegetable lasagna, tronco (pasta roll), fettucini, linguini, spaghetti, cavatelli, tiramisu (dessert), Italian sausage, Italian roast beef, individual frozen dinners and 19" lasagna sheets.
|RGW CANDY COMPANY|
1865 2200th Street
Atlanta, IL 61723-9125
Product(s): Since 1948, our commitment to quality products has been unfailing. Using only the finest ingredients available, we continue to strive for perfection. Blommer Chocolates, premium Grade AA butter, farm-fresh 100% cream from the dairy next door, we guarantee the finest candies available for the discerning chocolate lovers everywhere. The candies we cook are made from recipes found in a book last published in 1908. We use only the simple ingredients required to make a candy the way it used to be made - without preservatives or modern chemistry. We offer you "regular old candy". Current product line includes: Carmels, Cinnamon-Sugared Pecans, Peanut Brittle, Peppermint Bark, Pretzels, R.G.W. Mints, Toffee, Toffee Crunch Bark, Caramel Apples (plain, nut, chocolate) seasonal, Snow Caps ( Chocolate-covered Strawberries) seasonal. Candy demonstrations and tours available. Perfect birthday party outing for kids! Contact us today for your Corporate gift-giving needs or fund-raising events.
|RMH FOODS, LLC|
375 Erie Ave
Morton, IL 61550-9607
Toll Free: 877/764-3663
Product(s): At retail: Milano's Italian Grille Fully Cooked Entrees: Lasagna, Fettuccine Alfredo, Chicken Parmesan, Spaghetti with Meatballs, Chicken Milano, Chicken Marsala. Retail Private Label Entrees: Beef Pot Roast, Beef Tips, Meatloaf, and Pork Roast; Food Service: Beef Pot Roast and Beef Meatloaf.
1753 S. Cora Street
Des Plaines, IL 60018-2211
Product(s): Marketing/Consulting for Roadhouse Bar-B-Que Sauce.
|ROBERTS SEAFOOD MARKET|
Unipro Foodservice, Inc.
1615 W. Jefferson Street
Springfield, IL 62702-4772
Product(s): Distributor of a variety of food items.
|ROBINSON'S BARBECUE SAUCE COMPANY|
940 Madison Street
Oak Park, IL 60302-4430
Toll Free: 800/836-6750
Product(s): Charlie Robinson's brand mild BBQ sauce, hot BBQ sauce, Cajun Louisiana style, buffalo wing, classic sugar and gourmet sauces, meat seasoning and spices (black pepper, Italian, garlic, parsley flakes, sage and crushed pepper)
|ROPP JERSEY CHEESE, LLC|
2676 Ropp Rd.
Normal, IL 61761-9323
Product(s): Ropp Jersey Cheese: over 40 different varieties of cheddar cheese, muenster cheese, brick cheese, hand-dipped ricotta cheese and cheddar bleu cheese available in 1/2 lb to 40 lb packages.
|RORY AND COMPANY|
2100 Valencia Drive, Apt 216 B
Northbrook, IL 60062-7075
Product(s): Food brokers.
|ROYAL OAK FARM ORCHARD|
15908 Hebron Road
Harvard, IL 60033-9357
Phone: 815/648-4141 Ext.22
Product(s): Pick Your Own: apples, blackberries, raspberries, strawberries, pumpkins, and peaches. Roadside Market: Royal Oak apples, blackberries, raspberries, strawberries, pumpkins, honey, cider (1/2 and 1 gallon), apple pies, apple cider donuts and fudge.
1301 Allanson Rd.
Mundelein, IL 60060-3835
Toll Free: 888/829-4100
Product(s): Ruprecht's brand seasoned beef fajita meat, chicken fajita meat and portion controlled beef, veal, lamb and pork.
|RURAL AFFAIRS COUNCIL|
Office Of Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon
414 Stratton, 401 S. Spring Street
Springfield, IL 62706-0001
|SALT CREEK ALPACAS, INC.|
3605 North 3300 East Road
Farmer City, IL 61842-8304
Product(s): Alpaca livestock, breeding, raw alpaca fiber, processed alpaca yarn, finished products (such as teddy bears, scarves, hats, gloves, etc), educational seminars.
|SAND PRAIRIE FARMS, INC.|
185 Rogers Road
Ohio, IL 61349-9651
Product(s): Company is a certified organic farm that sells organic corn, soybeans, soft red winter wheat, oats, rye, and cave-in rock switchgrass. They also have for sale organically fed and pastured poultry, USDA inspected.
Their family farm has been developed extensively with conservation practices including wetlands, buffer strips along creeks, field windbreaks, hardwoods CRP acres, and plantings of native prairiegrass to enhance wildlife populations. They offer a licensed hunting preserve through the IDNR for native type hunting for a limited number of members.
9515 Seymour Avenue
Schiller Park, IL 60176-2125
Product(s): Sarica brand olive oil, balsamic sherry vinegar, artichokes, tomatoes, pimentos, piquillo peppers, mineral and sparkling water, cookies, olives, garlic, coffee, tea, chips, fruit and vegetables, herbs & spices, rice & pastas, and cook & serveware.
|SCHAFER'S FISHERIES INC.|
2112 Sandridge Rd.
Thomson, IL 61285-0399
Toll Free: 800/291-3474
Product(s): Fresh fish: carp, buffalo catfish, sheephead, Asian carp, grass carp, bighead carp, gasper goo, gar sturgeon, paddlefish, black caviar, grey caviar, and organic liquid fish plant food. Fish products, processed fresh, processed frozen, processed, smoked and preserve. Custom harvest and processing fish.
|SCHAUMBURG FARMER'S MARKET|
101 Schaumburg Court
Schaumburg, IL 60193-1899
Product(s): Farmer's Market.
|SCHNEIDER'S QUALITY MEATS|
1323 N. Illinois Route 3
Waterloo, IL 62298-3249
Product(s): Schneider's Quality Meats offers only the freshest cuts of beef and pork. They also make their own varieties of award winning fresh sausages, smoked sausages, and smoked meats. Every sausage you see in the case is made right there and is state inspected daily! There are many sausage makers in Southern Illinois and they carry all of the products for them to make their homemade sausages. Company also sells barbecue sauces.
|SCHORR LAKE VINEYARD, INC.|
1032 S. Library Street
Waterloo, IL 62298-1498
Product(s): Wines, "Pick Your Own" grapes (retail) or large quantities (wholesale).
1942 Copple Road
Centralia, IL 62801-6821
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market: fresh apples, blueberries, peaches, pears, strawberries, watermelons, tomatoes, pumpkins, applecider, honey, molasses and apple butter.
|SHARECROPPER FARMS LLC - WEIGEL ORCHARDS|
Golden Eagle, IL 62036-9709
Product(s): Wholesale; peaches.
|SIEGEL'S COTTONWOOD FARMS, INC.|
17250 Weber Road
Lockport, IL 60441-6525
Product(s): Roadside Market; Sweet corn, fresh melons, tomatoes, watermelons, beans, cucumbers & gherkins, and peppers. A garden center consisting of annuals, perennials, rose bushes,shrubs, trees, pond plants, lawn and garden care. Siegel's Family Fall Fest; pumpkins, 3-Acre corn maze, climb around Fort Cottonwood and Vegi-Land, pet the animals and stroll through our haunted barn.
|SIMPLY NATIVE NURSERY|
681 State Hwy 135
Alexis, IL 61412-9400
Product(s): Company offers nursery propogated grasses, prairie, wetland and woodland plants for direct sale. Company also has a limited number of shrubs and a few small tree seedlings. These are Western Illinois/Eastern Iowa Ecotype. Some plant and seed material is shipped from Iowa, Wisconsin and Minesota if it is difficult to obtain in Illinois. Most is to establish companys' stock or for Landscape projects.
Company offeres Naturalistic Landscape Design services and limited installation.
|SIU, COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES|
Southern Illinois University
1205 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901-4416
|SLEEPY CREEK VINEYARDS|
8254 E 1425 North Rd.
Fairmount, IL 61841-6410
Product(s): Sleepy Creek Vineyards is a great place to taste locally made wine from locally grown grapes, walk among the vines and enjoy a picnic overlooking our pond. We are located between Danville and Champaign, Illinois off of I-74, exit 206.
Besides unique wines, we also offer an annual art festival, a monthly concert series, other special events and a vacation rental right above our winery. Open every day and all year long, go to our web site at www.sleepycreekvineyards.com and discover more information about our current hours, wines, vacation rental and events.
|SOUTH CENTRAL FS, INC.|
1800 Hillsboro Road
Vandalia, IL 62471-3240
Product(s): Agribusiness services: all forms of production management; grains: market corn, soybeans, wheat and milo; seeds: corn, soybeans, wheat, milo and small seeds; livestock feeds: all forms of feed and related products; livestock equipment: buildings, feeders & gates; chemicals & fertilizers: all ag-chemicals and commercial fertilizers and blends; special ag products: horticulture management and specialty seeds and fertilizers
|SPIRIT KNOB WINERY|
2213 E. 640th Place
Ursa, IL 62376-2027
Product(s): Producing 12 varieties of wine using French American Hybrid and American Hybrid Grapes grown in Illinois.
|SPRING BLUFF NURSERY|
41W130 Norris Road
Sugar Grove, IL 60554-9729
Product(s): Nursery stock (trees, shrubs, evergreens, perennials, and annuals) and choose and cut christmas trees. Gift certificates are also available.
|SS BACKWARDS LONGHORNS|
34716 Sanders Road
Medora, IL 62063-3021
Product(s): Lean Texas Longhorn Beef is the beef just for those healthy-conscious consumers. Longhorn beef is leaner than that of other breeds and is also lower in saturated fats and has less cholesterol and calories than chicken. Longhorn meat nutritional content (3.5oz. serving): Calories: 140, Protein: 25.5, Fat: 3.7, Cholesterol: 61.5. Grass Fed, Low Fat, Low Cholesterol Meats; all natural, no hormones, no antibiotics grass fed Texas Longhorn Beef; eggs
Longhorn beef is sold in bulk (1/4, 1/2 or whole beef) or individual packages. We also have lean ALL beef sticks in 3 flavors: Teriyaki, Regular or Jalapeno.
During spring/summer months I sell these products at the local Farmers Markets in Alton, Brighton and Jerseyville, IL.
|ST. CHARLES TRADING, INC.|
650 N. Raddant
Batavia, IL 60510-4207
|ST. CLAIR SERVICE COMPANY|
1036 Green Mount Road
Belleville, IL 62222-0489
Product(s): Agribusiness consulting; corn, soybeans, grain and grain merchandising: propane, dry fertilizers, anhydrous ammonia, petrolium, chemicals, custom applications, lubricants and grease, antifreeze, power fuels and percision farming.
7618 W. Madison
Forest Park, IL 60130-1403
Product(s): Starship "Jerk Marinade" zesty blend of citrus and spices for chicken, pork, or beef. (16 oz jar) Starship "Cajun Sauce" pour over or simmer sauce add your favorite meats or seafood to create jambalaya; (16 oz jar). Starship "Paprika Sauce" pour over or simmer sauce, use on chicken or pork (great gravy on pasta & potatoes, 16 oz jar). Starship "Gumbo Sauce" dark roux with vegetables and spices; add your favorite meats or seafood to create down-home gumbo.
5100 Winghill Road
Cobden, IL 62920-3211
Product(s): StarView Vineyards is a family operation. Kate and Scott Sensmeier bought an existing vineyard and with the help of family and friends have expanded the vineyard built a new retail building to host events and to sell their new wines in. Six varieties of grapes grow on just under 6 acres at StarView vineyards: Norton, Chambourcin, Niagara, Chardonel, Vignoles, and Concord. Each vine is meticulously pruned by hand and the vines are individually nurtured to produce the highest quality of fruit. At harvest time, only the most perfect grapes are harvested by hand. Our hand crafted wines are blended onsite we hope you have an opportunity to sample them all.
|STEVIE'S ITALIAN FOODS INC.|
1909 Grist Mill Dr.
Springfield, IL 62711-6611
Toll Free: 800/518-7212
Product(s): Company manufacturers and packs Stevie's Italian Dressing in 12/16 oz. retail and 4/1 gl. foodservice/restaurant sizes. Stevie's Italian Foods is also a Manufacturer and importer for Olive Oils, Italian Pasta, Fresh/Frozen Pasta's, Tomato Products and Domestic and Italian Cheeses, selling these items to the Foodservice and Industrial trades.
|STRUBE CELERY & VEGETABLE COMPANY|
2404 S. Wolcott, Unit 16-20
Chicago, IL 60608-5343
Product(s): Distributor/Broker of fresh fruits and vegetables. Strube also has a floral division.
West Chicago, IL 60185-2680
Phone: 630/231-0003 Ext.31
Product(s): Orchard Park brand products; blended and dried mixes; dry drink mixes, puddings, jello
|SUSIE'S GARDEN PATCH|
10258 US 20
Garden Prairie, IL 61038-9528
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market: Berries, melons, peaches, strawberries, tomatoes, watermelons, asparagus, cucumbers and gherkins, eggplants, garlic, peppers and sweet corn.
|SUTER COMPANY, INC. (THE)|
258 May Street
Sycamore, IL 60178-1321
Toll Free: 800/435-6942
Product(s): Menu-Ready chicken salad, tuna salad, and ham salad; refrigerated salads.
|SWEET BETTY JANE'S|
#6 Elizabeth Court
Elkhart, IL 62634-6059
Product(s): Baked products; homemade breads and pies; 10 flavors of buttercake; cake lollipops; gourmet cupcakes and so much more.
|SWEET DREAM DESSERTS|
1969 DeKalb Ave
Sycamore, IL 60178-3118
Product(s): Sweet Dream Desserts brand cupcakes, cookies (11 varieties), decorated shortbread cookies, as well as dessert martinis, cheesecake, decorated occasion cakes, and wedding cakes.
Company also provides full service catering from soup through dessert. Company has hundreds of items on their menu.
|SWEETENER SUPPLY CORPORATION|
Brookfield, IL 60513-1529
Toll Free: 888/784-2799
Product(s): Sweetener Supply is a manufacturer and distributor of food ingredients with two manufacturing facilities in the Chicago area. Each of our production facilities feature state of the art manufacturing capabilities offering the highest quality products availbale today. For use in a wide range of application including: confections, prepared foods, baked goods, beverage, dairy, and non-food applications. The Sweetener Supply family of products includes: Sur Sweet Invert Sugars, Ambersweet Liquid Sugar, Delicious Granulated Sugar, Delicious Powdered Sugar, Delicious Brown Sugar (dark and medium), Delicious Molasses (Blackstrap, Cane Juice, Refiner's Molasses), Perfecto Baking Powders, Ridgeland Cellulose Fibers, Ridgeland Sugarcane Fibers, Ridgeland Oat Fiber, Ridgeland Anti-Caking Blends, Ridgeland Confectionery Moulding Starch, Ridgeland Dusting Starch.
|SWISS PRODUCTS, LP|
4333 W. Divison Street
Chicago, IL 60651-1714
Product(s): Swiss Products brand dehydrated soup bases (chicken, beef, ham, mushroom, seafood and clam); Swiss Products brand dehydrated gravies (beef, chicken and mushroom); Swiss products brand consomme (all purpose beef flavor booster).
|SYNGENTA SEEDS, INC.|
1200 E. Southline Road
Tuscola, IL 61953-0377
Product(s): Agribusiness contractors; field seeds: corn, soybeans and alfalfa.
#1 Sysco Drive
Lincoln, IL 62675-5255
Product(s): Full-line food distributer: Frozen goods, dry goods, meat, seafood, poultry and produce.
|T.F. PROCESSORS INC.|
1900 Touhy Ave
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-5316
Product(s): Contract manufacturer of baked goods, specifically cookies, breakfast loaves, traditional muffins and cookies, whole grain muffins, whole grain vitamin/mineral fortified muffins and whole grain cookies.
|TANNERS ORCHARD, LTD.|
740 State Rt. 40
Speer, IL 61479-9515
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market; fresh apples, jams, taffy apples, and cider. Roadside Market; fresh cucumbers & gherkins, and sweet corn.
1801 Business Park Dr.
Springfield, IL 62703-5632
Product(s): Mid-Tech Rate Controllers for precision application of ag chemicals on crop land. GPS based guidance systems.
|TERRI LYNN, INC.|
1450 Bowes Road
Elgin, IL 60121-5118
Toll Free: 800/323-0775
Product(s): Ingredients: gourmet nuts, dried fruits, chocolate coated items, and packaged items.
|THE ANDERSONS INC.|
P.O. Box 6659
Champaign, IL 61820-6659
Product(s): Grain storage; marketing services; and bulk fertilizer distributor.
12700 Southwest Highway
Palos Park, IL 60464-1812
Product(s): The Center offers children and their families the opportunity to pick their own pumpkins in late September and October at their 60 acre farm. Their Fall Festival falls on September 26, 2009 and they also offer a Haunted Farm on October 23rd and 24th, 2009.
|THE CHICBON, INC.|
1118 S. Austin Blvd, Unit 1-W
Oak Park, IL 60304-2320
Toll Free: 800/710-7449
Product(s): The Chicbon, Inc is an import-export company with headquarters in West Suburban Chicago, Illinois, USA and operates an an export management company. Company works with the GSM102 program.
|THE COFFEE HUB|
318 5th Street
Lacon, IL 61540-1210
Product(s): Coffee shop and ice cream parlor. Business can host meetings.
|THE COOLING STATION|
315 Waukegan Ave.
Highwood, IL 60040
Product(s): The Cooling Station Gourmet Popcorn are available in 6 and 11 oz. containers. We offer wholesale, corporate gifts and private labeling. Flavors are the following: Caramel Crunch, Chocolate Delight, Cookies & Cream, Chocolate Caramel Crunch, Berries & Cream, Gourmet Banana Chips, Caramel Apple Ecstasy, Sweet Green Apple
|THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH (TGPP)|
1749A Cr 1900 N
Arthur, IL 61911-6073
Product(s): The Great Pumpkin Patch was founded on the McDonald/Condill farm in 1989, inviting folks from around the globe to fully experience the Fall harvest season. This farm's focus is on educating and enlighening all visitors in the diverse world of cucurbits (pumpkins, squash, gourds), and offering a safe and welcome environment that has now become a major agritourism destination, a botanical showcase and an educational center for anyone interested in cucurbits.
The Great Pumpkin Patich is open to the public every year from September 15 through October 31. Preparations are made year-round to make the farm experience one in which the guests can reconnect with the land and celebrate the beauty of nature. It is hoped that through the passion of the McDonald/Condill family, guests can be inspired to learn new things and become better stewards of all things around us.
|THE NUT AND CANDY HOUSE|
581 Bonner Rd
Wauconda, IL 60084-1103
Product(s): The Nut and Candy House is a retail operation in Wauconda, Illinois of nuts, snacks, and candies.
|THURBER COMPANY, INC. (THE)|
Hobart J. Thurber Company
1110 Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1944
Toll Free: 800/833-6637
Product(s): Broker of bakery products, whey and buttermilk, cooking oils, and sugars. Natural and artificial flavors; Dairy blends and milk replacers; Lecithin products, including GO negative release agents; Food grade chemicals; Peanuts and peanut butter; Cocoa and cocoa and chocolate ingredients.
8743 Gertie Lane
Bloomington, IL 61704-9023
Product(s): Llamas and Wool.
|TROUW NUTRITION USA|
115 Executive Drive
Highland, IL 62249-1269
Toll Free: 800/255-3582
Product(s): Trouw Nutrition USA is an international leader providing the agriculture nutrition industry with technology-based ingredients originating through sound research and development. Our efforts lead to discovery and introduction of new, unique, and improved feed ingredients. Our team at Trouw Nutrition concentrates on connecting the poultry, swine, and dairy industries with technology to develop solutions.
Organic Trace Minerals: OPTIMIN-Calcium 10%, Cobalt 10%, Copper 15%, Iron 15%, Magnesium 10%, Manganese 15%, SeY 3000, Zinc 15%, Zinc 4%, ZMC.
Egg Powder: PROTIMAX for swine, calves, and PROTIONE.
Feed Protectants: NOVASILPLUS, ES-10, POWER PROP 91%, MYCO-LOCK, STOP OX.
Specialty: Betain dry, betain liquid, FIBOSEL, AGRIMOS, IPS 92%, BIO ADE.
|TRUE WORLD FOODS CHICAGO LLC|
950 Chase Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-4828
Product(s): True World Foods is a wholesale distributor of fresh and frozen seafood products and grocery products used by Asian or Japanese sushi style restaurants.
Y-T Packing Co.
1129 Taintor Rd.
Springfield, IL 62702-1760
Product(s): BBQ and Italian beef; steak boxes and beef bundles; potato salad, shredded slaw; mixed fruit and baked beans; buns; Italian sausage bites in marinara sauce; tilapia; salmon; red sour pitted cherries, peaches, sliced mushrooms, gooseberries, blackberries, rhubarb, red raspberries, pineapple, dark sweet cherries, black raspberries, blueberries, berry batch; pork sausage, bacon, pre-cooked baby back ribs, seasoned bacon wrapped pork filets, marinated boneless pork chops, seasoned pork loin roast, smoked sausage links, Italian sausage links, cooked brats, smoked bacon, boneless ham steaks, smoked boneless hams, ground beef, seasoned boneless prime rib roast, beef suet, kabobs, chicken breast, and deer processing.
One West State Street
Smithshire, IL 61478-0158
Toll Free: 800/896-6397
Product(s): Corn and soybeans; storage/drying.
|UNDERGROUND WAREHOUSES INC|
3411 Gardner Expressway
Quincy, IL 62306-0529
Product(s): Underground Warehouses Inc, is a J.M. Huber company located in Quincy, Illinois. They are the third party warehouse operation located underground inside the soft limestone of Illinois.
Company specializes in warehousing goods and materials that benefit from a consistent cool environment. The ambient 55 degree temperature is ideal for storing food, commodities, and paper goods. They also offer two of the largest cooler and freezer warehouses in the Midwest.
They are the ideal location for: frozen foods, dry foods, dry goods, grain, seed, ingredients, chocolate, paper goods, pastries, batteries, cheeses, and coffee.
They are one of the few locations that have a rail spur on their premises. They can also arrange to have your barge unloaded and delivered directly to them. Their versatility and central location are some of the reasons their current customers look to Underground Warehouses to support their supply chain efforts.
|UNITED FOOD GROUP|
1925 Holmes Road
Elgin, IL 60123-1204
Product(s): Victorian Inn brand cocoas, teas, Chai teas and cappuccino; artificial sweetner and dry soup mixes. Perfect Servings brand machines and powdered food & beverage products. Herico Horchata, Limonada, Tamarindo, Jamaica. Cool Cafe brand smoothies and iced beverages.
|V.E. BERG & SONS COMPANY|
4949 Elston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630-1732
Product(s): Distributor of Mountain brand cheese (swiss, brick, cheddar, and muenster) and ethnic foods (Polish, Swedish, and German)
|VALLEY ORCHARD FARMS, LTD.|
811 E. State St.
Cherry Valley, IL 61016-9363
Product(s): Pick Your Own and Roadside Market: In season blueberries, raspberries, and apples. Cider donuts, apple pie, apple cinnamon bread, 100% pure apple cider, jams, jellies, salsa, squash, pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks, straw bales, Indian corn.
|VON JAKOB VINEYARD LTD.|
1309 Sadler Road
Pomona, IL 62975-2554
Product(s): Von Jakob Vineyard has two locations: Pomona, IL and Alto Pass, IL. Wines available for sale: Red Wines-Chateau Red (Dry), Cabernet Sauvignon (dry), Chambourcin (Dry), American Chambourcin (Dry), Country Red (Semi-Sweet), Ridge Red (Semi-sweet). White Wines-Chardonel (Dry), Hllside White (Semi-dry), Traminette (Semi-dry), Traminette (Semi-sweet), Little Grand Canyon Gold (Semi-sweet), Jonathan Apple (Sweet), Late Harvest Vidal (Sweet), Cave Creek (bone dry). Blush Wines-White Chambourcin (medium sweet), Kroshenfeler (sweet). Honey Mead Series Wines-Honey Blush (semi-sweet), Honey Peach (semi-sweet), Honey Raspberry (American sweet). Port Wines-White Oak Port (sweet), Red Oak Port (sweet), She's A Peach (sweet). All of their wines are made at their original location in Pomona. Von Jakob Brewery; hand crafted beers. On top of all the wines, they have multiple items in their gift shops at both locations. Gift baskets are available at any price range, you can choose from one of their baskets that are already made or ask to have one custom made for that special person. Please check out their web site for a complete list of upcoming events. They offer murder mystery dinner theaters, romantic dinners for Christmas and Valentine's Day, Family Christmas Buffet with Santa, Easter and Mothers Day Buffet. Weekend music series throughout the year and several festivals including "Vonjakobville", which features "The Boat Drunks" twice a year. Von Jakob also has a bed and breakfast. If you have any questions, please feel free to call either of their locations and one of their wine specialists will be glad to help!
|WALZ SCALE COMPANY|
656 High Point Lane
E. Peoria, IL 61611-9329
Toll Free: 800/747-0701
Product(s): Digital weight indicators, weighing machinery and batch systems. End loader and bucket scales.
|WHEELING FARM STAND MARKET|
191 N Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090
Product(s): Farmers Market two days a week; Tuesdays 9am-3pm, Saturdays 9am-1pm.
Wheeling Park District (Chamber Park 251 North Wolf Road Wheeling IL).
Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, Meats, Eggs & Cheese, Breads & Jams. Local Artist and Crafter supplied by local growers. Special events throughout the season.
|WHITE EAGLE IMPORTING|
8310 Helen Court
Darien, IL 60561-7342
Product(s): Distributor of White Eagle brand pasta, egg noodles, mustard and horseradish.
|WILLIS MANUFACTURING INC.|
12306 HWY 37 N.
Benton, IL 62812-9116
Product(s): Grain processing equipment: conveyor equipment, conveyor parts, elevator parts and augers.
|WIND RIDGE HERB FARM|
466 Quail Trap Road
Caledonia, IL 61011-9552
Product(s): Wind Ridge Farm Teas- Raspberry lemon, Relaxing, Cinnamon Orange, Orange Spice, Jasmine Flower, Cold and Flu, Netter Peppermint, Alfalfa Mint, Chai Spice, Antioxidant, Mega C, Lemon Balm, Tuity Fruity, Very Berry, Lemon Ginger, Lemon Mint, Licorice Spice Flavors (blends).
Wind Ridge Farm Dips- Spinach, Dill, Garlic Lovers, Tomato Basil, Ranch, Pumpkin, Fiesta Salsa, Spicy Cajun, Very Herbal blends.
|WINDSOR WOODS, INC.|
11 Hwy 17 East
New Windsor, IL 61465-0517
Product(s): Hardwood and softwood lumber broker.
|WISEPAK FOODS, L.L.C.|
2939 W. Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622-4309
Product(s): Chicagoland's Premier Sushi provider since 1998. Manufacturer of Koro-Ron Sushi in pre-packaged "to-go" packs for wholesale; Sushi in bulk; Sushi trays for wholesale or retail; variety of pre-packed Pan-Asian foods. All products are 100% natural.
|WOODSTOCK FARMERS MARKET|
Woodstock Town Square
Woodstock, IL 60090
Product(s): Open Air Farmers Market, seasonal from May 10th to October 29th. OpenTuesday & Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wide variety of fresh vegetables and fruit. Locally produced beef and cheese products. Bakery items, honey, bedding plants, perenials, and woven products.
|WORLD AG ASSOCIATES LLC|
1802 S. Calumet Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616-1404
Product(s): World Ag Associates LLC are the exclusive distributors of Total Alimentos' pet food in SE Asia. They are one of the 10 largest pet food companies with headquarters and production in Brazil.
We also are exclusive distributors of ESSENTIAL, a natural feed ingredient, that replaces antibiotics in feeds while increasing production and reducing FCR. This is a mixture of functional oils from Brazil. We are exclusive distributors of SE Asia, Latin America, Australia, and Africa.
World Ag Associates LLC works to develop innovative feed ingredients and the marketing of these ingredients in the global market.
|YING'S KITCHEN, INC.|
Gurnee, IL 60031-0188
Product(s): Asian cooking products including Chinese cookbook, Asian cooking instruction DVDs, Asian sauces and batter mix. Gift set is also available.