Stories about the business of agriculture in Illinois.
3 Ways IL Farm Bureau Members Are Combatting the COVID-19 Crisis
From raising money for Feeding America to gathering masks for health care professionals, Illinois Farm Bureau members are...
F.A.R.M. for Health Is Collecting Items for Medical Personnel
Farmers & Ranchers Masks for Health is collecting new and unused items to donate, including N95 masks.
Make Farm Safety a Priority With These Tips (VIDEO)
Across the country, county and state Farm Bureaus are making safety a priority through the Agricultural Safety Awareness...
Are Robots the Future of Sustainable Farming?
Researchers at the University of Illinois explore the future potential of robots and their impact on sustainable farming....
Flooding Affects Illinois Farmers
Illinois farmers are still dealing with the effects of extra rain from the spring of 2019, with their...
Do You Know Dairy? Farm and City Moms Learn From Each Other
What happens when you put a dairy farmer and a group of Chicago moms together? They all learn...
How Research at the Peoria Ag Lab Has Impacted Decades of Innovations
The Peoria Ag Lab is discovering the future through fascinating research.
6 Common Products Developed at the Peoria Ag Lab
From diapers to dressings, the Peoria Ag Lab is responsible for more products than you might think.
How One Cook County Farm is Highlighting Sustainability (VIDEO)
Sustainability and other environmentally-friendly practices bloom on Smits Farm in Chicago Heights.
Ways Rural and Urban Efforts are Improving Water Quality
Rural and urban entities work together to help conserve water and improve water quality in the state.