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Illinois Farm Bureau Awarded for Harvest for All Efforts
Illinois Farm Bureau took top honors among other state Farm Bureaus for raising the most funds and contributing...
Debunk Farming Myths During Illinois Farming Month
March is Illinois Farming Month, and we're celebrating the industry by finding the truth behind some common farming...
MarketMaker Grows Farmers Market Resource
MarketMaker, a University of Illinois Extension online marketing program, is growing and adding new features to better serve...
Feeding Food Deserts: New Initiative Works to Identify Communities Without Access to Healthy Food
A new initiative has mapped low-income communities without ready access to healthy and affordable food across the state....
Farm Focus: Wineries
Did you know Illinois is home to 91 wineries and 450 vineyards encompassing 1,115 acres of grapes across...
Protect Your Plants From Frost
Most of the spring plants in your yard and garden require protection when overnight frost is predicted. Here...
Quaker Oats Donates to Science Class
Quaker Oats donated a high-temp pasteurization unit to the University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental...
Suburban Moms Tour Illinois Farms with Illinois Farm Families
Illinois Farm Families takes suburban moms onto Illinois farms to help them learn about the realities of farming....
Night By Candlelight in Galena
The Night of the Luminaria in Galena shines each winter.
Hear the Train Whistle Blow at Chicago’s Winter Flower and Train Show
Watch model trains wind and weave through a small village of red, white and pink poinsettias during the...