Welcome to the home of Riverbend Roots Farm in Alton, Illinois!
We are growers & providers of good food serving the St. Louis metropolitan area. We grow vegetables, herbs, flowers, & annual fruits using only ecological, sustainable methods, and offer our produce through local farmers markets, CSA, restaurants and grocery stores.
In addition, we offer educational services through our apprenticeship program, farm events, and involvement in community projects.
Civilization depends on agriculture. In fact, agriculture is among those rare professions that create civilization. Civilization without agriculture could not exist. Yet, despite this depen
The inspiration for this recipe/template comes from several sources. Most of all it’s driven by what I have on-hand at the moment. Cube 2 lbs of winter squash Melt 3 Tb butter in a large
Ingredients 2 sweet potatoes (about 2 pounds), cut into 3/4-inch pieces 6 tablespoons olive oil kosher salt and black pepper 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoo