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SMOOTHER PROCESS – (September 18, 2018)

SMOOTHER PROCESS – Doug Owens, head of Illinois Department of Agriculture environmental programs, says officials have made final decisions on a greater percentage of pesticide-misuse... read more

NO FARM BILL, BIG PROBLEMS – (September 18, 2018)

NO FARM BILL, BIG PROBLEMS – If Congress doesn’t approve an extension or fails to pass a farm bill by the September 30 deadline, the... read more

TWO ETHANOL PLANTS SHUT DOWN IN IOWA – (September 18, 2018)

TWO ETHANOL PLANTS SHUT DOWN IN IOWA – As the trade wars continue, biofuel prices continue to drop to the lowest they’ve been in a... read more

CHINA’S RETALIATION ON U.S. TARIFFS – (September 18, 2018)

CHINA’S RETALIATION ON U.S. TARIFFS – In response to the new round of U.S. tariffs, China levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. products. This... read more

TRUMP HITS CHINA WITH $200 BILLION OF TARIFFS – (September 18, 2018)

TRUMP HITS CHINA WITH $200 BILLION OF TARIFFS – The Trump administration announced late Monday afternoon that it will be levying new tariffs on $200... read more

2018 Golden Clover Winners (August 14, 2018)

Four dedicated supporters of 4-H and the McLean County Fair received recognition as 2018 Golden Clover Award winners: Joyce Yoder was honored as a Golden... read more

McLean County Fair Receives Facility Grant (August 14, 2018)

McLean County Fair received a $3,000 Facility Upgrade Grant from the Compeer Financial Fund for Rural America. The grant funds were used to improve lighting... read more

Runners Go HogWild with Race, Raise Funds for Fair (August 14, 2018)

About 125 runners and walkers participated in the inaugural HogWild 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk held July 29 at the McLean County Fairgrounds. Cool... read more

Thriving in Today’s Markets – 2018 Farm Income & Innovations Conference (July 5, 2018)

Is your farm thriving or merely surviving? Sudden policy shifts, changing consumer tastes, and progressive technology present new challenges as well as opportunities. Illinois Farm... read more

Saturated Buffer Field Day – June 15 (June 6, 2018)

Check out a live installation of a saturated buffer along Turkey Creek and find out more about soil health, water quality and wildlife habitat at... read more

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