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MONSANTO PULLS NEW GM COTTON SEED FROM INDIA (August 26, 2016)

Monsanto has withdrawn its application seeking approval for its next generation of genetically modified cotton seeds in India to protest a government proposal that would... read more

IMMIGRATION OPINIONS (August 26, 2016)

While Americans are divided over many aspects of immigration policy, most can agree that better border security and a path to citizenship should be given... read more

#ILLINOIS MARKETPLACE HEALTHCARE RATES COULD SOAR (August 25, 2016)

Illinois consumers are one step closer to facing sky-high increases for individual health insurance plans purchased through the Affordable Care Act’s marketplace. The Illinois Department... read more

AGING #WIND FARM MAY GET REBORN (August 25, 2016)

Lee County Board members got word last week that the 13-year-old Mendota Hills wind farm, located in the southeastern part of the county, will likely... read more

#CALIFORNIA SODA TAX ‘WORKING’ (August 24, 2016)

The nation’s first ‘soda tax’ on sugar-sweetened beverages went into effect in Berkeley, Calif., last year and it appears to be working. According to a... read more

Adding Income and Stability (August 17, 2016)

Trade and TPP will benefit farmers across Illinois In the middle of the third straight year of slumping commodity prices and decreased net farm income,... read more

Wind Energy Landowner Meeting (August 15, 2016)

McLean County Farm Bureau will host a meeting for landowners regarding wind turbine leases and utility easements Tues., Aug. 30 at 6 p.m. The meeting... read more

Defensive Driving Course (August 15, 2016)

Stay safe on the road and refresh your knowledge of defensive driving skills with a Defensive Driving Course sponsored by McLean County Farm Bureau and... read more

Fish & Tree Sales (August 10, 2016)

Looking to stock your pond or plant some trees? McLean County Soil & Water Conservation District is offering fall fish & tree sales: FISH SALE:... read more

Young Leader Ag Business Tour (August 2, 2016)

Tour the CAT Proving Grounds with area Young Leaders Thurs., Aug. 18 at 7 p.m., followed by supper. The tour will be an IAA District 7 event, open... read more

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