Northern Illinoisans experience 'Agriculture All Around Us'
County Farm Bureaus partner with renowned children's museum to bring Illinois farmers closer to customers.
Published March 29, 2019 Source: | Tags: building relationships, consumer resources, consumer education, ag education, Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau, Mike Orso
IFB part of Illinois coalition awarded for work
Efforts to reach farmers as well as the non-farm, general public among those honored.
Published February 4, 2019 Source: | Tags: National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA), Illinois Farm Families (IFF), coalition, Mike Orso, NAMA Region IV, communications competition, awards and honors
Trade advocates plan to keep the pressure on
With tariffs still in place, Illinois farmers continue to feel the impact of the trade war despite recent rhetoric that a pause may be in place.
Published December 6, 2018 Source: | Tags: trade war, trade and tariffs, Farmers for Free Trade, IFB annual meeting, USMCA, China, trade with Canada, trade with Mexico, trade with China, delegates, Mike Orso