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Wiltse’s Cutting Garden



Quick trip out to Wiltse’s in Maple Park today.  I got fabulous Snap Dragons and Gladiolas – lots of them!  I got bi-color corn, okra, bacon, a very heavy seedless watermelon, and 4 big, fresh pork chops… for $28.00.  Yahoo! 

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The Flaming Fury of Windy Acres


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I will tell you right up front that Flaming Fury is a peach.  The best peach I have eaten in 20 years in Illinois, the best peach I have ever tasted north of South Carolina.  Two Sundays ago, I had an appointment at Windy Acres Farm in Geneva, Illinois.  Windy Acres is an emerald gem of a […]

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Norton’s Produce



Last Thursday I stopped by Norton’s Produce at 39W369 Illinois Route 64 in Saint Charles.  I had visited Norton’s as a customer in the past, most recently over Memorial Day weekend.  It was then that I chatted with Benn Norton and invited myself over for an interview and photos.  Benn kindly obliged.  I drove like a maniac from the […]

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