FarmWeek celebrates 50th anniversary

Fifty years ago this week, Illinois Farm Bureau published its first edition of FarmWeek. Since that historic publication, Illinois farmers have been served exhaustive, high-quality ag journalism by dedicated reporters and editors for five decades.  

In honor of the milestone, FarmWeek’s 50th anniversary edition commemorates its proud history of exceptional member-focused journalism. Below, you will find a collection of stories celebrating 50 years of FarmWeek.  


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