Wheat planting window finally opens as season winds down
A number of farmers took advantage of drier conditions the last weekend of October and much of this week to plant wheat around the state.
Dairy industry could face tighter margins next year
Dairy farmers in recent months enjoyed some of the highest milk prices of their careers.
USDA extends signup for Dairy Margin Protection Program
The new deadline for signup is December 5.
Constititutional amendments and referenda are on next Tuesday's ballot
RFD Radio's Al Jarand spoke with IFB's Kevin Semlow about the amendments and advisory referenda on the Illinois ballot and why they are there this year.
FarmWeek for October 27
Here is your October 27 edition of FarmWeek via Issuu.com.
Purdue schedules marketing webinar this Friday
Webinar is scheduled for this Friday at 8 a.m. Central Time.
Soybeans more profitable than corn, say U of I economists.
U of I economists say soybeans, not corn, will bring in the money for 2014.
Tuscola selected for new fertilizer plant
An official announcement is scheduled for Wednesday.
Questions surround 'Big Data'
The agriculture industry still struggles to define, use and manage the massive amounts of data generated each day, according to data experts.