GOP gubernatorial candidates visit IFB Annual Meeting
The four Republican candidates for Illinois governor stopped by the Palmer House Monday to speak to IFB delegates.
Three new directors elected
New directors to the IFB Board were elected Sunday evening.
Gov. Quinn says he'll work on RFS
Gov. Pat Quinn spoke to the IFB delegate body Sunday afternoon to show his support for renewable fuels, like ethanol and biodiesel.
Christian County man wins Young Leader discussion meet
Caleb May, Christian County, winner of the Young Leader Discussion Meet, talks about this year's competition.
IFB awards roundup
IFB members were honored Sunday for their work in several of the organization's programs.
IFB president concludes 10-year term with departing decalogue
Borrowing a leaf from late night king David Letterman's Top 10 monologues, retiring Illinois Farm Bureau President Philip Nelson offered his own epilogue for members moving forward.
IFB Annual Meeting underway
County awards and the Young Leader Discussion Meet dominated Saturday's activities.
U.S. growers harvest best seed crop in three years
U.S. farmers will have ample choices when it comes to ordering their seed for the 2014 season.
Midwest Central FFA reaping alumni, community support
Midwest Central FFA Chapter members are learning a valuable lesson about community support, courtesy of irrigated test plots near their Mason County school.
Stephenson County farmers' cover crops feed soil, cattle
For about four years, the Bremmers have planted cereal rye as a cover crop after corn that was chopped for silage.