DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Aside from increased demand for corn to make food sweeteners and a boost in soybean exports, few adjustments are found in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s latest crop update.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois farmers are winding down the harvest, with 97 percent of the state’s corn crop having been brought in as of last week.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A successful harvest season is wrapping up in central Illinois as farmers finish gathering their corn and soybean crops from the fields.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois farmers are in the homestretch of bringing in their corn and soybeans from the fields.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Buyers from nine countries will travel to Illinois to shop for grain and grain-related products as part of what the Department of Agriculture is calling a “reverse trade mission.”
With record amounts of corn to harvest this fall, the process is definitely going to take longer than normal.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Wet, cool conditions across much of Illinois have put farmers behind schedule in bringing their corn in from the fields, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.
The stormy weather has passed, but left its’ mark on fields in some locations around the area.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — After months of research, historians have discovered a once-secret plot of farmland that served as a testing ground for the first hybrid corn breeding experiment in northern Illinois.