Illinois Pumpkin Crop Looking Good

(Morton, IL)  —  There should be plenty of pumpkins for pies, jack-o-lanterns, and chuckin’ this year. Illinois agriculture officials say the state’s pumpkin crop is looking good. Illinois is one of the national leaders in pumpkin production. Last year saw weather problems that caused a bit of a pumpkin shortage. Farmers say their crops look much better this year.