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#SCHOOL FUNDING FIX HOPES DIM (February 8, 2016)

Lawmakers of all stripes have pledged support in recent weeks for overhauling the state’s outdated school funding formula, a nearly 30-year-old system that nearly everyone... read more

UNDERSTANDING #RADON (February 8, 2016)

Although no one can see, smell or taste radon, Abigail Carroll, measurement technician for Peoria Radon Testing Inc., advises people who are worried about their... read more

GROUND SHIFTS UNDER #WHEAT #TRADE (February 8, 2016)

Record harvests, the strong dollar and cheap oil combine to shake up the multibillion-dollar global wheat market. Bulging silos are pushing producers to seek new... read more

U.S. #EXPORTS FALL IN 2015 (February 8, 2016)

The U.S. #trade deficit rose in December as American exports fell for a third straight month, reflecting the pressures of a stronger dollar and spreading... read more

AMTRAK, #ILLINOIS REACH DEAL (February 8, 2016)

The Illinois Department of Transportation and Amtrak say they have reached a deal to maintain existing service on state-supported routes while reducing costs. The agreement... read more

Farm Safety Breakfast & On the Road Seminar (January 14, 2016)

Refresh your farm safety knowledge plus learn the latest trucking rules and regulations for Illinois farmers Feb. 4 at the Lexington Community Center in Lexington.... read more

2016 Ag After Hours (January 12, 2016)

Build your network & your knowledge at the 2016 Ag After Hours events. Young farmers and agribusiness professionals are invited to attend. Tues., Jan. 19 at... read more

January Messenger Online (January 11, 2016)

Check out the latest news from McLean County Farm Bureau in this month’s Messenger – look for it inside your Jan. 11 FarmWeek or click here... read more

Landowner 101 Classes (January 7, 2016)

What’s the difference between cash rent and crop share leasing? How does crop insurance fit into the equation? And what steps can you take to... read more

Farm Bureau Member Survey (January 6, 2016)

Share your thoughts on USDA programs and guide your organization in making recommendations to make them more useful to farmers and ranchers. Click here to... read more

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