Still looking for the best pumpkin? Patches and fields around Deerfield offer a great opportunity to support local growers and pick a perfect pumpkin for a pie or jack-o'-lantern.
- Abbey Farms
- Bengtson's Pumpkin Fest
- Creuziger's Land of the Giants Pumpkin Farm
- Dave's Pumpkins
- Goebbert's Farm & Garden Center
- Goebbert's Pumpkin Patch and Apple Orchard
- Kroll's Fall Harvest Farm
- Richardson Farms
- Sonny Acres Pumpkin Farm
- Thompson Strawberry Farm
Once you've carved the perfect jack-o'-lantern, make sure you save the seeds. They can be roasted for an easy, healthy treat. According to WebMD, pumpkin seeds offer high levels of essential vitamins and minerals in a small serving. Just don't gobble up too many at one time. They are high in calories.
Source : https://patch.com/illinois/deerfield/pumpkin-seeds-deerfield-fields-hold-best-fall-treat190