Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
4 Essentials for Your Estate Plan
Creating an estate plan should include these four essentials, to start.
Take a Look Behind the Scenes of Modern Pork Production
Biosecurity and animal welfare are top priorities for pork production in the twenty-first century, with Illinois farmers leading...
Non-profit organizations across Illinois provide equine therapy to help a variety of individuals, including autistic children and people...
Springing to a Fresh Start on the Farm
Farmers view spring as a time of rural renewal, resetting for a new year with hope and optimism.
11 Fascinating Facts About Honeybees
These buzzing insects are incredible creatures, incredibly important to agriculture and the world's food production.
Connecting Illinois’ Rural Communities
The Central Illinois Connection Center, located in Chatsworth, provides a useful, welcoming space for the area's agriculture community.
Estate Planning 101
Ready to start thinking about estate planning but don't know where to begin? Here are some questions that...
Where Were Illinois’ First Soybeans Planted?
Learn about the fascinating history of how one Illinois town became the original spot where soybeans (originally brought...
Get in the Holiday Spirit at Snowman’s Reindeer Farm in Canton
Meet the Snowman family's five friendly reindeer in Canton.
13 Things You Didn’t Know About Christmas Trees
Which president first put a Christmas tree in the White House? Find the answer here.