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ILLINOIS FIRM BANS MIR 162 CORN (September 19, 2014)

Ingredion Inc, manufacturer of sweeteners and starches made from corn, will not buy a new variety of genetically modified corn developed by Syngenta AG, according... read more

ANTIBIOTIC RULES (September 19, 2014)

The White House has issued an executive order to create a plan to fight antibiotic resistance, a problem the Administration said is a “serious threat... read more

ONLINE TRENDS (September 19, 2014)

 eMarketer broke out time spent with Pandora and says U.S. adults spend 7.1 percent of their daily time listening to the streaming music service. The... read more

RENTERS VS. BUYERS (September 19, 2014)

The Federal Reserve says it turns out most renters who plan to move and rent rather than buy just don’t have the money to become... read more

WHAT’S THE FORECAST (September 18, 2014)

Corn prices are expected to average $3.80 per bushel in 2015/16, and soybean prices drop to $9.04 per bushel. In the 2016-18 period, corn prices... read more

#Ditch the Rule: WOTUS Action Request (September 8, 2014)

Farm Bureau members – Call your Congressman and ask them to support HR 5078 – The Waters of the U.S. Regulatory Overreach Protection Act. The... read more

McLean County Farm Bureau Building for the Future (August 29, 2014)

Check out the progress on the new McLean County Farm Bureau building with our time lapse video here: Construction on the new building started with... read more

Ag Science Grant for Teachers, Youth (August 21, 2014)

Looking to grow an educational program or project in ag science? Check out the Ag Science grant from McLean County Farm Bureau to help make... read more

Grain Safety Conference for Farmers (August 18, 2014)

The number of Illinois farmers killed in grain bin accidents tripled last year. What are you doing to protect yourself, your workers and the ones... read more

Women Caring for the Land Program (August 13, 2014)

Women who own or manage farmland in and around McLean County are invited to participate in a free conservation discussion and field tour at the... read more


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