Farmers need to consider nutrient needs, responsibility
Applying nitrogen in the spring and the fall ensures the crop will find nutrients, offers timing flexibility and uses best management practices.
What's in a hot dog? Website tackles myths about meat
Janet Riley, senior VP of public affairs for the North American Meat Institute, discusses busting myths about meat production/consumption via a website MeatMythCrushers.com.
Young Leader survey points to land challenges
Young Leaders across the nation listed finding and securing adequate land to grow crops and raise animals as their top challenge.
FarmWeek for March 23
Here is your March 23 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
Groups Seek Input on Soybean Decisions
University of Illinois crop scientists and Extension educators want your input on how you make decisions about soybeans.
New Ride for Discussion Meet Winner
Sean Arians took delivery of his new 2015 Chevrolet Silverado as a result of winning the 2015 American Farm Bureau Federation's (AFBF) Discussion meet
Specialty crop grant applications due May 1
Growers and others applying for more than $600,000 in federal specialty crop funding must submit applications by May 1.
Trade, livestock and crop insurance dominate congressional visits
Day 2 of the IFB Leaders to Washington trip focused entirely on visiting with members of the Illinois congressional delegation.l
USDA to survey producers about on-farm labor
NASS to conduct its semi-annual Agricultural Labor Survey.
Farm input costs rise; Ag Confidence Index slips
Results of the latest DTN Ag Confidence Index reveal a more pessimistic outlook.