Where to Find Food

Use the following list of search engines, directories, and maps to locate sources of food grown near you:

Local Food Search Engine and Maps

A complete listing of directories, search engines and maps for local food in Illinois.

Illinois Market Maker

Find find local foods, and purchase from Illinois farms. Need to find farm to school friendly farms? Check out the IFSN page.

Buy Fresh Buy Local

Find farms, markets, and more in Central Illinois.

IL Harvest of the Month Regional Food Hub List

Explore the list of regional food hubs to search by state and city for a food hub offering fresh local produce near you.


Find local food in the Chicagoland, Elgin, Decatur, and St. Louis areas.

IL Farmers Market Association

View a map of farmers markets throughout the state of Illinois; helpful for finding food for ECE sites and small districts.

Local Harvest

Locate farms, farmers markets, CSAs, co-ops and more near you by typing your location into the search bar.

Orange Pippin

Illinois orchard directory. Use the map or enter your zip code to find nearby orchards.

The Mill at Janie's Farm Wholesale

An extension of Janie’s Organic Farm, the Mill is a source of local flour and grains located in Ashkum, IL. Delivery across Illinois is available.

Cahokia Rice Wholesale

Did you know 80% of the rice consumed in the U.S. is grown here? The Gerard Family farm is growing rice for wholesale in southern Illinois! Delivery via distributors in IN and IL.