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Illinois Farmer Q&A: How has your farm changed in the last 50 years?

August 19, 2017

Illinois farmers have been growing food with care for generations. For many of them, it’s more than just a job. So we asked, “How has your farm changed in the last 50 years?”

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Illinois Farmer Q&A: How has your farm changed in the last 50 years?
Beyond The Bean - Fascinating Facts About Illinois Soybeans

Beyond The Bean - Fascinating Facts About Illinois Soybeans

August 15, 2017

In Illinois, soybean fields stretch as far as the eye can see. Check out some fascinating facts about soy that go beyond the bean.

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Illinois Farmer Q&A: How does your farm support your local community?

August 09, 2017

Illinois farmers have been growing your food with care for generations. For many of them, it’s more than just a job. So we asked your local farmers, “How does your farm support your local community?”

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Illinois Farmer Q&A: How does your farm support your local community?
Our fields look different, but there’s a method to our madness.

Our fields look different, but there’s a method to our madness.

August 05, 2017

We are always trying something new on our farm. This year, we are using one of our fields to try a combination of two different farming methods: intercropping and relay cropping.

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