Illinois leads the Midwest in percentage of corn planted
Wet, cool conditions kept corn planting behind schedule in both Iowa and Indiana last week.
CME Group revises grain trading limits May 1
Daily trading limits are raised for corn and wheat, but unchanged for soybeans.
Tee off for Illinois Ag in the Classroom
Grab your clubs and join the 19th Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IAITC) Golf Outing June 12 at the Elks Country Club and Wolf Creek Golf Club in Pontiac.
Illinois Ag Leadership Foundation moving
The move from Macomb to Bloomington will take place in May.
Bird flu spreads to nearby states; IL poultry farm on 'red alert'
Two strains of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N2 and H5N8), also known as the bird flu, spread to states bordering Illinois in recent weeks.