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FARMWEEK PREVIEW (September 21, 2018)

Be sure to check out next week’s FarmWeek to read stories about storage space for corn and soybeans proving to be a challenge; thousands of... read more

STORAGE SHORTAGE (September 21, 2018)

Long lines of trucks and massive piles of corn will likely be common sights at Illinois elevators throughout harvest season. High yields mean there’s lots... read more

EPA LAUNCHES NEW RFS WEBSITE (September 21, 2018)

The EPA has launched a new website to add more transparency to how the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) functions. The new website provides additional data... read more

FARM BILL UNLIKELY THIS YEAR (September 21, 2018)

Iowa Senator Joni Ernst says that she remains optimistic, but a farm bill is unlikely to be passed before the deadline. The main holdup on... read more

U.S. URGED TO CORRECT TRADE BEHAVIOR (September 21, 2018)

Both the U.S. and China have escalated the current trade war this week by slapping new tariffs on each other’s goods. The Chinese have urged... 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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