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THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIR’S RENEWED FOCUS ON AGRICULTURE THIS YEAR INCLUDES AN EXPANDED AG-TENT IN A NEW LOCATION ON THE FAIRGROUNDS.

THE REVAMPED AG TENT IS NOW LOCATED EAST OF THE COLISEUM…AND INCLUDES THE “ASK A FARMER” BOOTH SAYS THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE’S KAREN FRAASE (fray-zee).

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AND NEW THIS YEAR…AG TOURS AROUND THE FAIRGROUNDS SAY AG SPOKESPERSON KRISTI JONES.

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FRAASE (fray-zee) SAYS THE AG TENT FEATURES AN “ASK A FARMER BOOTH”, AG TOURS AROUND THE FAIRGROUNDS…AND AN ILLINOIS PRODUCTS MARKET.

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THERE’S ALSO THE ILLINOIS CHOPPED CHALLENGE AND ILLINOIS PRODUCTS VENDORS.

THE REVAMPED AG TENT IS NOW LOCATED EAST OF COLISEUM. THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIR RUNS THIS THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY, AUGUST 23RD.

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