Hardcover: 432 pages
Book Dimensions: 8.5 x 11
Retail Price: $59.95
Illinois Department of Agriculture is pleased to be partnering with Acclaim Press to publish a luxurious, commemorative coffee table book recognizing the thousands of Illinois family-owned farms that have been recognized as Centennial or Sesquicentennial Award Winners. This book will be a luxurious leatherette hardcover binding with gold foil stamping on the lid and spine. Printed on archive quality, enamel-coated paper for superior photo reproduction and durability.
What’s in Illinois historic farms?
- A history and overview of Illinois agriculture statewide and by region.
- The history of the Illinois Centennial and Sesquicentennial Farm program, including award criteria, selection process and roster of recipients.
- Histories and photographs submitted by award winning farm families.
Proceeds from the sale of this bookwill also help other communities and organizations preserve their historythrough Our American Heritage Project, a non-profit organization.