BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Farm Bureau says last fall’s harvest was an historic crop.
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There are two purposes for an important week being marked starting today by the Knox County Farm Bureau.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The federal government says Illinois corn and soybean growers had a record year in 2014.
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.
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.
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.
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.