CHICAGO (AP) — Chinese government officials are coming to Chicago to discuss major agricultural trade issues between the United States and China.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Agriculture and the state’s Fertilizer and Chemical Association are urging farmers and fertilizer dealers to be safe when applying anhydrous ammonia to plants.
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa farmer says someone has stolen about $18,000 worth of soybeans from 18 acres on his farm in Illinois.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Illinois farmers know they’ve got a banner corn crop on their hands, but getting it out of the fields is proving to be an ordeal.
MORTON, Ill. (AP) — Each year between August and early November, Steve Beuttel eats a lot of pumpkin pie. He calls it quality control.
Thirty new people have been accepted into the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program–a program that focuses on developing knowledgeable and effective leaders to become policy and decision makers for the agricultural industry.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is set to pay tribute to the state’s agriculture industry during the upcoming Illinois-Purdue football game.
With record amounts of corn to harvest this fall, the process is definitely going to take longer than normal.
The forecast calls for a perfect stretch of weather on this first week of autumn, but many are farmers are playing the waiting game before beginning harvest.