CFBs, IFB detail refuge concerns
New website outlines farmer concerns with wildlife refuges around Illinois.
Published June 7, 2019 Source: | Tags: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), wildlife refuge, Kankakee National Wildlife Refuge and Conservation Area, Stewardship, Lyndsey Ramsey, Deana Stroisch
DeWitt County farmer: Conservation 'right thing to do'
Robert Klemm looks to proposed Clean Water Rule to protect water resources, respect the law and provide greater clarity to agencies, farmers and public.
Published April 10, 2019 Source: | Tags: IFB Board of Directors, IFB director, Robert Klemm, DeWitt County, conservation, Stewardship, policy, Clean Water Rule, Clean Water Rule 2018, Clean Water Clear Rules
Shelby County farmer: 'I want clean water for future generations'
IFB continues to share conservation stories of Illinois farm families in support of the proposed Clean Water Rule.
Published April 9, 2019 Source: | Tags: Clean Water Rule, Clean Water Rule 2018, Clean Water Clear Rules, conservation, family farming, Shelby County, Stewardship, Lauren Lurkins, Deana Stroisch