The third week of September has been recognized as National Farm Safety and Health Week.
According to the University of Illinois’ Illinois State Water Survey, the statewide average rainfall for the month was 1.58 inches below the 3…
Eligible applicants receive a per acre discount on the following year’s crop insurance invoice for every acre of cover crop enrolled and verified.
The agency is taking a comprehensive look into the 2020 production and supply of small grains, including wheat, oats, barley, and rye.
I am not a farmer. I’m a converted city boy whose privilege it is to live on farm land and who has a front row seat to the crop masters whose …
Find out how COVID-19 impacted agriculture, how this year's harvest looks, and more.
Industrial hemp looked like it might catch fire when production was legalized a few years ago. But it is little more than an ember today.
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Farmers were keenly aware of sustainability long before it became a catchword.
Central Illinois farmer Doug Schroeder doesn’t expect to have any problems getting the parts and services he needs this fall for harvest.
MILLERSTOWN, Pa. — The Capra Farm, north of Harrisburg, is the home of second chances.
Decatur Public School agriculture program continues to grow
Fall will look a little different this year, even for family favorite activities such as pumpkin picking and hay-bale rides.
This year is being blamed for a wide variety of misfortunes, and it seems there are many of those that have piled up on agriculture this year.
Coronavirus prompts businesses to examine new uses for products, facilities
Motivated residents of the spunky community of Mt. Pulaski, opened a new coop grocery store amid the coronavirus pandemic.
As harvest season nears, grain bins are popping up across the Midwest like seedlings on a hot summer day.
Women have always been involved in agriculture, but their role in the farm business has evolved over time.
The 2020 study showed five of 20 benchmark farms decreased in value moderately, 12 slightly increased, and three were unchanged.