Tag: transportation

Rules for the Road Program Online

If you missed Illinois Farm Bureau’s 2021 Virtual Rules for the Road program, you can now watch it online anytime! Get the latest on transportation rules, licensing requirements & regulations for your farming operation. Click here for access to the video. Click here for the 2021 Rules for the Road Reference Guide for Illinois farmers. 

Rules for the Road

Get the latest updates on transportation rules & regulations for farmers at the Virtual Rules for the Road program March 2 at 9:30 a.m. or March 4 at 6:30 p.m. McLean County Farm Bureau members have 2 options to participate: Virtual/from home – participate from on your own computer, tablet or smart phone via Zoom In Person … Read More

Rules for the Road

Get the latest updates on transportation rules & regulations for farmers at the Virtual Rules for the Road program March 2 at 9:30 a.m. or March 4 at 6:30 p.m. McLean County Farm Bureau members have 2 options to participate: Virtual/from home – participate from on your own computer, tablet or smart phone via Zoom In Person … Read More

IFB COVID-19 RESOURCE HIGHLIGHT

IDOT’s 12% overweight variance on State Routes for emergency supplies for relief has been extended until May 29, 2020. This waver includes those hauling agricultural loads eventually destined to produce food for humans, feed for animals, fuel, fertilizer, or medical supplies/sanitizers. More details are on our Transportation page.

Rules for the Road Seminar

Join us at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 5 at the McLean County fairgrounds to find out the latest in transportation rules and exemptions. Topics covered will include: New trucking rules Licensing requirements Farm exemptions Roadside inspections The main presenter will be Kirby Wagner who specializes in farm transportation issues for the Illinois Farm Bureau®. … Read More

Rules for the Road

Join us at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 5 at the McLean County fairgrounds to find out the latest in transportation rules and exemptions. Topics covered will include: New trucking rules Licensing requirements Farm exemptions Roadside inspections The main presenter will be Kirby Wagner who specializes in farm transportation issues for the Illinois Farm Bureau®. … Read More

FARMERS ARE PLANNING FOR ILLINOIS RIVER SHUTDOWN NEXT YEAR

It’s not uncommon for many Illinois farmers to ship much, or even all, of their commodities along the Illinois River. “They’re going to need to re-route, predetermine and plan to not be able to use the river for up to 4 months,” said Illinois Farm Bureau’s Kirby Wagner. The Illinois Army Corps of Engineers has … Read More