Lt. Gov. addresses broadband, labor, health care
Juliana Stratton is hopeful the $420 million investment in broadband expansion will give students and farmers access to the resources they need.
Published August 29, 2019 Source: | Tags: Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton, Farm Progress Show, health care, broadband
IFB program supports rural doctor recruitment
RMED places nearly 75% of graduates in rural areas, ranking it as one of the most successful rural medical programs in the U.S.
Published August 28, 2019 Source: | Tags: health care, rural health care, Rural Medical Education Program, Rural Illinois Medical Student Assistance Program
'Enough is enough,' business and ag groups say of tariff war
The U.S.-China trade war escalated Friday with both countries threatening additional tariffs.
Published August 27, 2019 Source:
Separating premises ID from animal ID, submitting views to IFB
IFB surveys members on views and experiences with premises identification.
Published August 26, 2019 Source: | Tags: Premises ID
Kankakee County Young Leaders help local food pantry
Young Leaders raised money through the Farm Bureau's Harvest for All to donate to food pantry.
Published August 22, 2019 Source: | Tags: Kankakee County Farm Bureau, Young Leaders, food pantry, Harvest for All
AHP not an option, but IFB continues to address health cost concerns
Illinois Farm Bureau and COUNTRY encourage members to see if they qualify for a subsidy.
Published August 21, 2019 Source: | Tags: health insurance, Associated Health Plan (AHP), Health Care Working Group
Illinois State Fair Master Showmanship winners announced
More than 50 4-H members competed in this year's Master Showmanship contest.
Published August 20, 2019 Source: | Tags: Master Showman, Master Showmanship, Illinois State Fair
Illinois commodity leaders unite to advocate for USMCA
Ag leaders unite in support of the trilateral deal on Ag Day at the Illinois State Fair.
Published August 19, 2019 Source: | Tags: Illinois State Fair, USMCA, llinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr.