FARM Illinois is a business group of community leaders. It’s an initiative that brings together a cross-section of people involved in the manufacture of agriculture products. The two-year-old program enhances the fact that Illinois is a leader.
Governor Bruce Rauner addressed community leaders Friday and fielded questions about the expected record-yields here in 2016 .......
Rauner talked about the overall Illinois economy and how agriculture takes a leading role.
Farm Safety Week runs today thru Saturday. As combines start roiling, farmers are likely to bring in record crops of corn and soybeans.
Motorists are advised to be aware of Slow Moving Vehicles. And farmers are reminded to keep safety as the top priority in their family operations.
Farm Credit Illinois teams with 94.1 WGFA this week in promoting farm safety week. Farm Credit Illinois will visit with area farm family operations during the noon hour to promote the harvest and farm safety.