All posts tagged "flavor"
Corn by the Numbers
Learn fun facts and farmer statistics about corn, such as the size of a bushel of corn.
The Life Cycle of a Corn Plant
Follow the Illinois corn crop through the year from planting in spring to harvesting in fall and its...
When to Plant Springtime Vegetables
Learn what vegetables can be planted early in the season.
Q&A With an Illinois Corn Farmer
Since Len Corzine began farming in 1974, the farm has reduced soil erosion, cut fertilizer use per bushel...
Homemade Food Gifts are a Treat to Give and Receive
From kneading the silky dough to watching it rise before your eyes, making yeast breads - like those...
Understanding Seed Catalogs
Here are three quick tips to help make sense of seed catalogs
See the Buffalo Roam at Illinois Bison Farm
Terry Lieb’s 3,400-acre corn and soybean farm in Piatt County is as modern as any in the state,...
How To Grow Herbs Indoors
To enjoy fresh herbs year-round, consider indoor herb gardening.
Farm Focus: Pork
As the world’s most widely eaten meat, pork is something to celebrate – which may be why October...
Container Garden Excitement
When your only space is a deck or patio, container gardening is for you.