Posts Tagged ‘Farm’
ALGONQUIN, Ill. (AP) — Several microbreweries in suburban Chicago are sharing grain left over from making beer with local farmers instead of throwing it away.
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.
Around 20 Knox County residents will be heading to Chicago, tomorrow, for this year’s Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting.
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.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chinese government officials are coming to Chicago to discuss major agricultural trade issues between the United States and China.
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.