All posts by IFB Staff
4 Facts About Conservation on Illinois Farms
Over the last 60 years, Illinois farms have more than doubled production while using 11% less land. (USDA...
Giving Back: Operation Helping Heroes
Operation Helping Heroes aims to give back to communities it serves by assisting active duty military, veterans and...
Get Lost in This Central Illinois Corn Maze
Spanning 10 acres, featuring two phases and four "bridges" to climb and get your bearings, this is one...
Ask a Farmer: What do Farmers do in the Fall?
Farmer Ryan Zelhart of Macon County talks about what goes on in the life of a farmer during...
How Do Combines Work? (VIDEO)
Learn about the history and anatomy of the combine, the versatile machine that changed the farming industry by...
How Do You Balance Farm Work, Off-Farm Jobs, Children and Farm Bureau Involvement?
We asked an Illinois farmer how she balances all facets of her life.
Snowmobiles Fire Follows January Snow in Illinois
IDNR offers tips for safe riding of snowmobiles.
How Does Technology Impact Your Farm Planning Efforts and Improve the Bottom Line?
We asked an Illinois farmer how ag technology helps with farm efficiency.
2018 Proves to Be a Tricky Year for Illinois Apple Crop
Many Illinois apple orchards have opened across the state. Will trees be heavy or skimpy with fruit?
Southwestern Illinois Farm Family Diversify With a Microbrewery (VIDEO)
The Liefer family opened Lieferbrau microbrewery in Red Bud.