Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
How Do Farmers Decide Which Crops to Plant Each Spring?
We asked an Illinois farmer about their process of choosing crops to plant in spring.
The Morrow Plots are Planting for Tomorrow
The Morrow Plots at the University of Illinois are the nation's first experimental crop fields.
Farm Dog has a Doggone Good Life
Farm dog remembered as part of the family.
Farm Facts: Chickens
Check out interesting farm facts about chickens and eggs in Illinois.
The Season of Self-Evaluation
Analysis is part of a farmer's winter work.
Coaxing Kids to be Cool With the “Uncool”
A farm mom strives to instill values in her children that may contradict what society deems as "cool."...
Farm Supply Buys Prove to Be a Bargain
Financial planning on the farm leads to holiday bargain hunting.
Illinois Raptor Center Rescue
The Illinois Raptor Center helps birds and other mammals return to life in the wild.
Farm Creates Country-Style Christmas
Illinois farm family incorporates the country style into Christmas decor.
Farmers halt their own harvest to help a family in need.