All posts by Kelly Rogers
EVENT: Gathering of the Green
This festival draws John Deere fans from all across Illinois, featuring spectacular displays, entertainment, vendors and more.
11 Fascinating Facts About Honeybees
These buzzing insects are incredible creatures, incredibly important to agriculture and the world's food production.
Shop Local If You Dig It at Fresh Digs in Effingham
Fresh Digs, a small business located in Effington, celebrates local artists and makers, featuring home decor and furniture,...
Connecting Illinois’ Rural Communities
The Central Illinois Connection Center, located in Chatsworth, provides a useful, welcoming space for the area's agriculture community.
Where Were Illinois’ First Soybeans Planted?
Learn about the fascinating history of how one Illinois town became the original spot where soybeans (originally brought...
TreeHouse Wildlife Center: Saving Animals for 40 Years
TreeHouse Wildlife Center rehabilitates sick, injured and orphaned wildlife in the state of Illinois, offering much-needed care to...
Get Your Caffeine Fix at Charged Coffee
After getting their start selling coffee from a vintage camper, this husband and wife team is expanding to...
Farm Facts: Illinois Ag Industry
Get the latest stats about the Illinois agriculture industry, from the newly released US Agriculture Census findings, including...
Kick Off Fall With Fun Tailgate Recipes
From Smoky Wings with Pumpkin Dip to Football Brownies, we've got your next tailgate party covered.
Where to Find Fall Foliage in Illinois Parks
To make the most of the season, check out a few spots around the state for prime foliage-spotting.