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Get to Know Gillis Farms

Indiana Grown loves to tell the story of our members and help connect what they do in the fields with what consumers find on grocery store shelves, restaurant menus, school lunch trays and more! We recently had a chance to learn more about Elaine Gillis and her 5th generation family farm. You may have never […]

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Indiana Grown hires member development program manager, receives federal grant

INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 17, 2017) – The Indiana State Department of Agriculture’s (ISDA) Indiana Grown initiative today announces the hiring of Heather Tallman as Member Development Program Manager. In her new role, Tallman will be responsible for providing member development, project leadership and implementation of multiple strategies to drive economic development and marketing. Additionally, she will […]

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Make this Valentine’s Day uniquely Indiana

Show your love for that special person in your life, and for the Hoosier state, by purchasing Indiana Grown products for this year’s Valentine’s Day. Americans spent more than 19 billion last year on Valentine’s Day, that’s an average of $146 per person, and some of the most searched gifts include flowers, chocolates and wine, […]

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HOW GROWING UP BICULTURAL INSPIRED LOCAL FARMER

“Within the past year, the Indiana State Department of Agriculture’s Indiana Grown initiative has reached multiple milestones; like launching its first program, Homegrown by Heroes, which supports local producers who have served in the military and adding approximately 38 businesses, distributors and farmer’s markets to the cause of supporting local foods.” To read the rest of this […]

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