Feral pigs pose problems for farmers, landowners
Agriculture

Feral pigs pose problems for farmers, landowners

Tim Krumwiede offers some simple advice to help prevent a feral swine population becoming established in Illinois. If you see pigs places where they're not supposed to be, report it.

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Third annual auction benefits QHS FFA
Education

Third annual auction benefits QHS FFA

The third annual Quincy High School FFA auction will take place Thursday, Feb. 21, in the QHS cafeteria.

Agriculture

Fence law program planned Feb. 21 in Kahoka

University of Missouri Extension will offer a program on the state's fence laws on Thursday, Feb. 21, at six locations, including one in Clark County.

Agriculture

Webinar series focuses on woodland management

A free series of four live webinars on basic woodland management will be offered in 16 Missouri counties, including Marion, beginning Thursday, Feb. 21.

Agriculture

Tuesday seminars highlight trucking rules for farmers

The latest on trucking laws for farmers will be featured at two workshops planned for Tuesday.

Agriculture

Macomb workshop targets new rules for fruit, vegetable growers

Registration closes Saturday for a Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training workshop slated for Feb. 14 in Macomb.

Farmers focus on maintaining cow condition
Agriculture

Farmers focus on maintaining cow condition

Maintaining cow condition -- no matter what time of year -- was a key topic Thursday night as University of Illinois Extension sponsored a beef cattle meeting at St. Thomas Church in Camp Point.

Farmers, Farm Bureau donate ground pork to Adams County food pantries
Quincy News

Farmers, Farm Bureau donate ground pork to Adams County food pantries

Adams County Farm Bureau distributed 60 pounds of ground pork, divided into two-pound packages, to each of the 14 Adams County food pantries.

Agriculture

Farm Service Agency offices to reopen this week

All full-time Farm Service Agency offices nationwide will reopen Thursday to provide additional administrative services to farmers and ranchers during the federal government's shutdown.

Second annual NEMO workshop offers speakers, vendors and opportunity for questions
Agriculture

Second annual NEMO workshop offers speakers, vendors and opportunity for questions

John Scherder has 14 good reasons to focus on soil health for now -- and for the future.