Produce

The Gary Comer Youth Center offers an array of seasonally picked produce, herbs and flowers grown and harvested by our youth. The best way to access our produce is through our Farm Stands. 

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Farm Stand

The Farm Stand will be open June 26 and will remain open through November 15 on Tuesdays and Fridays from 3-7 PM. The farm is located on the west side of S. South Chicago, across the street from the Youth Center.



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Our Produce

As the growing season progresses, we will be offering the following crops:

  • Salad Mix
  • Cooking Greens
  • Beets
  • Carrots
  • Beans
  • Tomatoes
  • Peppers
  • Turnips
  • Onions
  • Potatoes
  • Summer Squash
  • Herbs

We are proud to be a part of the City of Chicago's Farmer's Markets. Learn more.

Payment Options

We accept cash, credit cardsLINK and Senior Farmers Market Coupons. We also match LINK purchases at each event. This means that LINK cardholders can double the value of their LINK purchases each day at the Farm Stand/Harvest Table events.    

Questions or Inquiries

If you have questions or other inquiries, please contact Marji Hess, Director of Urban Agriculture via e-mail.