Illinois Beef Association Update
RFD Radio's Rita Frazer talked with Illinois Beef Association Executive Vice-President Reid Blossom about the latest happenings with IBA.
Stripe rust, armyworms invade portions of wheat crop
Many wheat growers took a proactive approach to pest and disease management this year. And it appears those efforts could pay off. We have audio with Larry Cooper of Crop Vision Consulting in Albion.
Memorial Day holiday trading hours
Have a happy Memorial Day weekend. USDA will issue livestock reports earlier than normal on Friday.
Southern Illinois wheat tour underway
FarmWeekNow's Dan Grant has a mid-morning update on the Southern Illinois Wheat Tour, sponsored by the Illinois Wheat Association.
President Guebert announces FARM Illinois
Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr. announces strategic plan for FARM Illinois
FarmWeek for May 18
Here is your May 18 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
IDOA sets unused ag pesticide collection dates
Farmers and other residents in seven central Illinois counties may safely dispose of unwanted agrichemicals in late summer through an Illinois Department of Agriculture's (IDOA) program, which rotates among counties.
IFB, IDOA to launch Homegrown by Heroes program
The Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) and Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) will host a first-of-its-kind statewide gathering for organizations that wish to serve military veterans desiring to pursue food, farming and agricultural careers.