Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
Top 10 Tips For Poinsettias
Purchase a healthy, high-quality plant.
Christmas Tree Trivia
Find cool Christmas tree trivia from University of Illinois Extension educator Ron Wolford.
Trade Expands Agriculture’s Global Customer Base
Exports matter to Illinois farmers.
Wintergreen Memories at Choose-and-Cut Farms
Find choose-and-cut Christmas tree farms in Illinois' collar counties.
How to Choose and Plant a Live Christmas Tree
Want a real tree this holiday? Try your hand at planting your own live Christmas tree.
Pumpkin a Big Slice of Illinois Agriculture
Illinois smashes the competition for pumpkin production.
Winter On the Farm
Farmers tackle a flurry of to-dos during the cold season.
Behind the Brand of Gilster-Mary Lee
Private-labeling powerhouse has deep roots in Illinois.
Liven Up Your Winter Landscape
Add some winter interest to your landscape with plants for the off-season.
Tying the Knot (or Lasso)
Husband committed to wife and farm for better or worse.