Fantastic Food Fest

Food Fest to be Indy’s Largest Celebrity chefs, demos highlight Jan. 16-17 event INDIANAPOLIS—Food celebrities Ted Allen and Hugh Acheson will headline Indy’s biggest-ever food-and-beverage event, Fantastic Food Fest—an all-out, interactive experience taking place Jan. 16-17, 2016 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds (map). Fine food, breweries, wineries, restaurants and select vendors will come together to […]

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Kroger Central Division Hosts Indiana Grown News Conference and Hoosier Vendor Showcase with Lt. Governor Ellspermann

INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 7, 2015) – Today Kroger Co.’s Central Division president Jeff Burt hosted Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann, announcing Kroger’s partnership with the highly-successful statewide program Indiana Grown at the Kroger store at 1217 South Rangeline Road.   All of Kroger’s 102 division stores throughout the state will feature Indiana Grown products including Kroger brand […]

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September Field to Plate Farmers Market Greensburg

Join Purdue Extension-Decatur County and Main Street Greensburg for the September Field to Plate Farmers Market activities. Our activity for September will be Soap Making. For more details click here and contact Teri Hornberger (812-663-8388) or Wendy Blake (812-222-0037). These activities are made possible thanks to a grant from the Ag Field of Interest Fund at […]

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Up Up and Away!

On July 7, 2015, Indiana Grown soared to new heights with its official launch at Waterman’s Family Farm in Indianapolis. Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann captivated the audience with her enthusiasm for the initiative and presented the official unveiling of Indiana Grown. Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director and Indiana Grown Commission member, Ted McKinney provided […]

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Food Show

The Indiana Grown Initiative had its first product selection show with Kroger grocery stores on Friday, June 26, and it was a huge success. More than 70 producers and farmers attended the show and each had a chance to meet with Kroger buyers and discuss their Indiana-made products. Many attendees hoped to either gain more […]

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Welcome to Indiana Grown!

It is no secret that Indiana is one of the top farming states in the country with around 60,000 farms that grow, produce and process some of the highest-quality products in the nation. However, less than 10 percent of the $16 billion Hoosiers spend annually on food is sourced within Indiana. With locally made products […]

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