TOLONO, Ill. (AP) — As Illinois farmers work their way through the winter wheat harvest, many are finding the harsh winter was tough on their crops.
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PEARL CITY, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a northern Illinois man was electrocuted when the power washer he was using to clean cattle short-circuited.
UPDATED 8:46am 6/18/14 A McDonough County man is dead, and a Monmouth man has been ticketed, following an accident involving a truck and a farm vehicle in McDonough County yesterday.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois will lead one of two coalitions announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to develop online tools to inform farmers and others involved in agriculture about programs in the 2014 Farm Bill.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A task force established by the Environmental Protection Agency to curtail farmland pollution that flows into the Mississippi River has reached an agreement with 12 universities.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Corn growers in Illinois and elsewhere are putting their spring planting into high gear, more than making up for a soggy slow start.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Favorable weather over the past week has helped Illinois corn growers catch up on spring planting after a soggy, slow start.
GENOA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in DeKalb County say a man has died after falling into a grain bin at a rural Genoa family farm.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials say the level of soil moisture is high across Illinois.