Stories on healthy, local food & people in and around Chicago
A passion for local food, a commitment to food justice.
The Chicago area, in many ways, is leading the way in sustainable urban living. Innovative entrepreneurs, food activists, young farmers and culinary artisans are changing how we grow, get and eat food. The small efforts of many will lead to big changes. We're here to tell their stories.
Chicago, like urban areas across the country, is changing its relationship to food and the system that produces it. On the South Side, West Side and North Side, people are sowing the seeds of hope and change. They are transforming their neighborhoods — one household, one block, one community garden at a time.