about three years ago by Jim Taylor, RFD Radio Network
New members being sought for the Illinois Specialty Growers Association. The group’s president is Randy Graham. He says they can be a big help to some small-time operators who may want to expand.
More information is available at “specialtygrowers.org”. Graham is co-owner of Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch near Champaign. Their product-line includes a wide variety of in-store and “u-pick” apples along with squash, gourds, pumpkins and honey. The operation also includes a café, bakery and country store.