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Popcorn grown on the WIU Allison Organic Research and Demonstration Farm is available for sale in the School of Agriculture Office in Knoblauch Hall.
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Purple and Gold Popcorn Available in WIU School of Ag Office

December 18, 2017

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MACOMB, IL – Give friends and family a gift that literally pops with local flavor and school spirit this holiday season - purple and gold popcorn, produced on Western Illinois University's Allison Organic Research and Demonstration Farm, is the perfect stocking stuffer.

One half-pound bags are available for $2 each in the WIU School of Agriculture office in Knoblauch Hall 145, on the WIU-Macomb campus. The office will be open from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Wednesday (Dec. 18-20) and Friday, Dec. 22.

The popcorn can also be purchased in bulk for $2 per pound (a 50 percent discount) for any order more than five pounds. To place bulk orders, contact Andy Clayton at or call (309) 298-1172 or (217) 322-2639.

For more information about WIU's Allison Organic Research and Demonstration Farm, visit, or contact the School of Agriculture at (309) 298-1080.

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