2018 Top 15 Places to Get Sweet Corn In Northern Illinois
Boy, do you love locally grown sweet corn as much as we do! Your votes have been counted and it's time to reveal your picks for the best sweet corn of 2018.
The 2018 sweet corn season is in full swing and we are proud to present your picks for the best sweet corn in the Stateline.
Important things to keep in mind:
- Sweet corn is best consumed on the day it is picked. Eat it the same day, for best taste.
- There are many different varieties of sweet corn, and many have different tastes
- Let everyone know you proud to admit you are corn fed and proud of it!!
THE WINNER: The place to get the best locally grown sweet corn for 2018 is PRAIRIE VIEW GARDEN CENTER and FARM MARKET in Hampshire.
HERE ARE YOUR PICKS FOR THE BEST TASTING SWEET CORN IN THE STATELINE for 2018
1. Hampshire: Prairie View Garden Center and Farm Market on Rt 72 west of town
2. Baileyville: Drake Farms on Rt 26 (South Of Freeport)
3. Maple Park: Wiltse’s in Maple Park Rt 38 (East of DeKalb)
4. Rock Falls/Sterling/Dixon : Selmi's Greenhouse, Farm and Pumpkin Patch on Dixon Rd
5. Belvidere: Mundy's (T & J Farm market) on Genoa Rd, South of Walmart
6. Cherry Valley: Blackmer Sweet Corn on South Mulford (South of town) and Cherry Valley Rd Southeast of Cherry Valley, downtown Cherry Valley, and Fairdale.
7. Maple Park: Theis Farm Market on Countyline Rd
8. Marengo: Cody’s Farm and Orchard at 19502 River Rd
9. Rochelle: Rainwater's Rt 251 & Twombley Rd
10. Kirkland: Klock’s on 1st street just south of Rt. 72
11. Durand: Dolan’s on Rt 75 east of Durand
12. Sugar Grove Sugar Grove Pumpkin Farm & Produce
NOTE: We had a four way tie for 13th place
13 (Tie) Durand: Hunt's on Lee rd
13 (tie). Harvard: Twin Garden Farms (Mirai Sweet Corn)
13 (tie). Rochelle: Fuller Farms (Sold at Grubsteakers at Rt 251 and Rt 72)
13 (tie) Clare: Bross Sweet Corn Stand on Rt 64 between Clare Rd and Schafer Rd (Mirai variety)
Other top vote-getters:
- Boone County (Rural): Papa's Sweet Corn at Free Church and Manchester Roads
- Winnebago: Dorn's
- Rockton: Holly's Sweet Corn
- New Milford: Evan's Corn
- Marango: Bartman's
- Janesville, WI: Skelly's
- Kingston: C & B farms
- Oregon: Canfield's
- Pecatonica: ByBee's Farm
- Stillman Valley: Beehmers
- Elizabeth: Ditmar's farm
- Clinton WI: Crawford Farm
- Elgin: Klein's farm market.
- Milton, WI - Murphy's sweet corn
Support your local corn growers and buy your corn locally!