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Closed Loop Forum Recap

Photo credit: Leah Kuhn Photography Plant Chicago held our second annual Closed Loop Forum Event…

We're Moving!

Dear Plant Chicago Supporter,   We are writing with some important news. In October, Plant…

2018 Annual Report

2018 was in many ways a banner year for Plant Chicago. We started the year…

Upcoming Events

Fall Harvest Dinner

Plant Chicago's annual fundraiser! Support our education, market, and research programming by eating delicious food, drinking locally crafted drinks, and having a down right good ‘ol time. What could be better?

Plant Chicago Holiday Farmers Market with Chicago Commons

Join Plant Chicago at Chicago Commons' Paulo Freire Family Center on Friday, December 13th for a pop up farmers market! Purchase goods from some of your favorite local vendors, join our scavenger hunt, and learn more about local circular economies. 

Introduction to Aquaponic Farming

Join Plant Chicago's Technology Coordinator Eric Weber for a primer on this exciting way to grow your own food! Learn the basics behind how aquaponic systems (raising fish + growing plants in water) work, tips for starting your own system, and why this method will be an integral part of future food sustainability!