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Tickets for "dinners on the farm" are NOW on Sale. Check out the details and book your reservations NOW. What better way to beat the heat of August than a spicy vegetarian Indian Meal. Let us tempt you with the menus on our website.
Prairie Fruits Farm & Creamery has new Farm Store "The Real Stand" Farm open hours are Wednesday-Friday, 11-6, Saturday-Sunday, 1-4 PM. Visit with the goats, stroll the gardens and peruse the shop filled with locally-grown products. Peaches and local sweet corn are featured NOW.
U-Pick Peach season is HERE! U-Pick Days will be Mondays and Thursdays, 4-7 PM. NOTE: NO U-PICK UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE HOT HUMID WEATHER HAS ROTTED MANY OF OUR PEACHES.
Make your reservations for farm cooking classes, organized by the IL Stewardship Alliance. Our former chef, Alisa DeMarco, will offer 3 classes late summer-early fall.
Come visit us at the Farmers' Markets on Saturdays: Urbana's Market at the Square, Downtown Bloomington Farmers' Market, The Land Connection's Downtown Champaign Market (every other Tuesday) and Chicago's Green City Market. We have great cheeses, gelato, and other delectable local foods.
CU FARMERS-The area's first multi-farmer customizable CSA or buying club. Want fresh organic veggies, pastured raised meat and eggs and artisanal goat cheese and gelato delivered to a convenient pick up location every week? Pick ups at the University of IL Research Park on Wednesdays from 4-6 (starts 5-25). Want to know more and sign up for emails: www.cufarmers.com
The documentary film about the trials and tribulations of Prairie Fruits Farm & Creamery is out! Five years in the making, the film follows co-owners, Leslie and Wes, through several seasons of dairying, cheese making, farm food and farm life. You can buy a copy of the DVD or host a screening. Click here for the details.
Looking for a great gift certificate for the food lover in your life? Check out "Credibles." It's a pay-it-forward program that rewards customers who support local food businesses like ours. Our "Credibles" gift cards can be used to purchase any of our products, including cheese, gelato, farm dinner tickets and more. Check it out.