DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa farmer says someone has stolen about $18,000 worth of soybeans from 18 acres on his farm in Illinois.
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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.
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.
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.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Farming claimed the lives of 21 people in Illinois from July 2013 through June, nearly double the number of deaths during the same period a year earlier, according to Bloomington-based Country Financial.