Matt McClelland takes over for Ed Mullins as CEO of Prairie Farms Dairy Jan. 1.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
The designations allow farmers impacted by the storms to apply for Farm Service Agency funds.
The IAA Foundation awarded grants for local ag literacy efforts to county coalitions.
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The agency's push comes as it tries to reach a 25% reduction in salmonella illnesses.
Illinois Farm Bureau is sponsoring a farmers market manager certification course online.
Monday, October 18, 2021
Aidan Groves believes use of cover crops has provided multiple benefits.
Telehealth advocates testify during Senate hearing to make emergency measures permanent.
The loans and grants stem from USDA's Water and Waste Disposal Loan and Grant Program.
U.S. ag exports are forecast to reach a record $177.5 billion in 2022.
Saturday, October 16, 2021
"It's OK to have tough days, and to rely on each other and ask for help," said Adrienne DeSutter.
Dan Phillips has worked at Leman Farms 16 years.
Friday, October 15, 2021
Cook County Farm Bureau's Food Pantry Support Project wins national Summit Award.