We grow over 650 varieties of vegetables, including many heirloom varieties, on about 10 acres of rich bottomland in the Mackinaw River Valley of central Illinois. For the full list of what we grow, see our website. We are USDA certified organic. We welcome your questions about our practices and encourage you to come see our highly biodiverse and sustainable operation. We have a local CSA (drop-offs on Tuesdays in Bloomington, Morton, Peoria and Eureka) and go to the Evanston Farmer's Market on Saturdays. You can sign up for the CSA on our website. We accept apprentices and prefer those who can commit to an entire season (April/May to October/November). Please visit the website for more information about internships. We hold our annual farm tour and potluck the first Saturday in October, and we invite you to come!

Listing last updated on Jan 19, 2021


JOIN HENRY'S CSA NOW! There are still a few openings at each pick up location, but act quickly because they will fill up soon!

You can now order Henry's "Organic Matters" and Terra's James Beard Award finalist "Seasons on Henry's Farm" online . . . visit our website to read an excerpt and order.


Season:  May through November

Type:  single farm

Since:  2000

# of Shares:  300

Share Prices:  $445 for 26 weeks (includes Henry's Farm CSA Cookbook)

Work Req?  No


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Schedule and Location:

We sell at the Evanston Farmers Market every Saturday from 7 a.m. until noon. The market is near Maple and University, behind the Hilton Hotel, and behind the parking garage in downtown Evanston. Henry's stand is in the far northwest corner of the market. We're the big stand with all the wooden crates, an immense variety of vegetables, and the Amazing Wall of Lettuce.
We also have a CSA pick up site at our market stand. Please refer to the information under CSA.



Latest Reviews


My fianc? and I joined Henry's junior citizen CSA (20% off the price of a CSA for this who are in their 20s and/or have a kiddo 29 months or younger) and we LOVE it! The cost (with the discount) comes out to about $13 per week, and the quality and quantity cannot be beat.... [more]


We have participated in Henry's CSA for several years and we love it! We love the variety of produce throughout the season and the emails we receive prior to pick up with info about the veggies and suggested recipes.... [more]


Nothing compares to the fresh eclectic variety of Henry's vegetables! The diversity and quality of his produce reflects the care and knowledge he has in producing the BEST fresh produce you can buy in Illinois!... [more]

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From Our Blog

Giving Thanks Giving . . . in this wabi-sabi season

2008-11-26

As we wind up yet another year, the bittersweet wabi-sabi feelings return.  Wabi-sabi is a Japanese concept that is hard to translate, but takes in the brief life of a delicate flower, the earthy aroma of autumn leaves beginning to decay, the emptiness of a field waiting for winter.... [more]


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