Illinois Farm Bureau In Action
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AFBF sets 2018 strategic goals
Farmer-delegates land on 4 top issues to focus on in 2018.
General Assembly may see effort to legalize industrial hemp, IFB policy would support
The only previous bill to be approved in Illinois was in 2015.
IFB's solar energy policy, others now part of AFBF policy book
New policy also strengthens the organization's farm bill priorities.
Farm groups launch opioid crisis campaign
Farm groups launch program to raise awareness of epidemic.
Canadians come south to thaw NAFTA prospects
Canada emphasizes benefit of trade, USDA calls them out.
Health care summit planned by Farm Bureauview article
Organization to begin analyzing options that might be available to help Illinois farmers manage rising medical costs.
More dicamba training dates availableview article
Farmers can now choose from approximately 80 sessions to get certified for the coming growing season.
National, state cider winners namedview article
Producers from Centralia, Greenup and Winnebago take home honors.
Growers find many peach variety options availableview article
Don't take the nursery catalogs' word for it, do your homework and talk with farmers who have experience with different varieties, says Extension specialist.
Scholarship season: Multiple opportunities exist for Illinois ag studentsview article
With one application, students can apply for 76 scholarships from IAA Foundation, but the deadline is Feb. 1.
Quick Takes: U of I sets crop management conferencesview article
Dicamba training on the agenda at all four events.
Young farm family starts living their dreamview article
The needs of young, beginning farmers to partner with seasoned farmers exist across all state lines.
Unique spin on stewardship generates Greene County farmer's national awardview article
Farmer-agronomist duo will be the eighth Illinois team honored by the Fertilizer Institute as national 4R Advocates.
Drainage districts focus on environmental regulations at annual conferenceview article
How regulations impact agriculture will be the topic of multiple sessions.
Deere book captures AFBF awardview article
Foundation has assembled a library of nearly 500 books that accurately portray agriculture.
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