SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The newly appointed director of the state Agriculture Department says the Illinois State Fairgrounds needs repairs and a long-term strategy to attract users year-round.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ new GOP governor has followed through with a campaign pledge to replace the director of the Department of Agriculture.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says he strongly prefers to have a farmer take over the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Agriculture has expanded its list of counties on the emerald ash borer quarantine list.
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.
Knox County looks to have some pretty stiff competition for a medical marijuana cultivation facility in this area.
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.”
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials urged support of local businesses and products Wednesday by promoting “Shop Illinois Saturday” Oct. 4.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A journalist, the first female director of Illinois’ Department of Agriculture and two others are being honored by the Alumni Association of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation.