Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
How Farmer/Referee Steve Spivey Balances Fall Harvest and Football Season (VIDEO)
Farmer and referee Steve Spivey has a lot of fall field commitments.
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?
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...
Southwestern Illinois Farm Family Diversify With a Microbrewery (VIDEO)
The Liefer family opened Lieferbrau microbrewery in Red Bud.
“Cows I Have Known” Book
Enter throughout October for your chance to win an autographed copy of "Cows I Have Known" by William...
Meet the Illinois Farmer Who Raises Freshwater Shrimp
Tanglefoot Ranch raises prawns, or freshwater shrimp, in Simpson, Illinois.
Why You Should Visit Jonamac Orchard in Malta
Jonamac Orchard offers fall fun for the whole family.
Ask a Farmer: Where Do You Sell the Grain Raised on Your Farm?
We asked an Illinois farmer how they choose where to sell their grain.
Facts About Farm Safety
Stay safe on the farm with helpful tips and facts about farm safety.
How the Fall Harvest Teaches Life Lessons
Harvest teaches about priorities and life skills.