Improving precision of rainfall estimates
The Pike County and Scott County farm bureaus are moving forward with the possibility of a merger. At their June meetings, the directors of both farm bureaus unanimously approved resolutions opening the door to a merger.
Goat, dairy, quilt shows featured on first full day of the Lewis County Fair, which continues through Saturday at the fairgrounds a mile east of Lewistown on Mo. 16.
Members of the Adams County Board on Tuesday night unanimously voiced their opposition to a proposed hog confinement facility. The County Board's vote is nonbinding and will be sent to the Illinois Department of Agriculture, which has the final say.
Deborah Lee already understands the hard work and low profit margin in small farming. Making sure others interested in the same career path also understand is the goal of this summer's Farm Dreams workshop.
Scientists at the University of Illinois and U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service are offering a new tool in fighting herbicide resistance in waterhemp. All it costs is a conversation.
Identify insects disease and weeds before treating
Dozens of residents crowded into the Adams County Courthouse boardroom Wednesday night for a more than three-hour public meeting on a proposed swine facility in Columbus Township.