This week's Best of IFB Leader Page, 3/22view article
Your recap of some of the week's top stories in the audio version of IFB's Leader Page.
Rural Mainstreet Index sinks againview article
Despite drop, index remains just above growth neutral.
Researcher seeks tar spot samplesview article
Farmers should prepare for another potentially significant tar spot outbreak in 2019.
Values of Illinois ag highlighted on Ag Legislative Dayview article
State leaders discuss need to strengthen infrastructure, ag education across the state during Springfield event.
CropWatchers 2.0: The big picture of springview article
The last member of our CropWatchers 2.0 team shares his winter experiences, #plant19 plans and gets real about farmer mental health in our final special edition leading up to the start of the season, just in time for the first day of spring.
Fair Oaks an adventure for Kankakee Young Leaders, four FFA chaptersview article
Tour highlighted new Crop Adventure exhibit, dairy birthing center and 720-cow capacity milking parlor.
NRCS announces application dates for special Illinois watershed initiativesview article
Farmers, landowners in select watersheds must complete NRCS applications for special initiatives by April 19 and May 17.
Youth photographers encouraged to capture ag imagesview article
Cream of the Crop Photo Contest, open to youth ages 8 to 18, closes June 26.
IEMA offers flood preparedness tipsview article
As spring flooding risk increases, agency says knowing what to do can increase chances of survival.
Stand up for safe grain handlingview article
Upcoming National Stand-Up for Grain Safety Week serves as a remind to follow safety tips when working with grain, in bins.
- Trump's Golan Statement Draws Ire 03/22 06:09
- EU Seeks Balanced China Relationship 03/22 06:12
- Trump Asylum Policy Facing Judge 03/22 06:13
- EU Shows United Front on Brexit 03/22 06:16
- Floods Reveal Nat'l Security Threat 03/22 06:15
- Italy to Join China Belt and Road Plan 03/22 06:21
- NKorea Withdraws Office Liaison Staff 03/22 06:22
- Stocks, Bond Yields Fall Sharply 03/22 16:12