Cold weather shuts down Upper Mississippi River
Icy weather has shut down river traffic near Minneapolis at the earliest date since 1969.
AFBF: Thanksgiving dinner costs up slightly
The average cost for 10 for a classic Thanksgiving Dinner rose by nearly 1 percent, coming in at $49.41.
Frerichs wins state treasurer's race
The race, which took two weeks to tabulate the votes, was one of the closest on record for a statewide election.
Webinars feature soybean management tips
Soybean growers and agronomists can tune in to three soybean management webinars this winter hosted by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA).
FarmWeek for November 17
Here is your November 17 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
Farmers, food key to Mariano's successful philosophy
Grocery shopping becomes an experience at Chicago-area Mariano's, and local farmers play an integral role, a corporate executive said during the fourth annual Local and Regional Food Summit last week in Normal.
New micro-talks featured at annual meeting
Cooking tips, Palmer amaranth and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) will be among 13 topics presented during new micro-talks at the 2014 Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting.
Pork producers prepare for another round of PEDV
Lessons learned since the introduction of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) to the U.S. in the spring of 2013 could prove invaluable in the months ahead.