Comer Education Campus is anchored by Gary Comer Youth Center, Gary Comer Middle School, and Gary Comer College Prep.


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 Farmers Market.

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Farmers' Market

The Farmers' Market will be open June 22 through October 29 on Tuesdays and Fridays from 3-6 PM. Market will be held at the Youth Education Garden 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

Payment Options

We accept cash, credit, and debit, and Link.

Questions or Inquiries

If you have questions or other inquiries, please contact Bill Ladd Cawthorne, Urban Agriculture Manager via e-mail.