Adams County Farm Bureau Manager Shawn Valter sees some of the same trends in industries nationwide mirrored in agriculture.
On Friday the Corn Items Collectors Association started its national spring meeting with visits to the round barn at the Adams County Fairgrounds near Mendon and the Ag Museum north of Quincy.
The Fowler Development Association continues its speaker series on Monday, April 15. Food historian and author Cynthia Clampitt will present "How Corn Changed Itself and Then Changed Everything Else."
Farmland values and rents in Illinois are holding steady across most of the state according to a report released by the Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers.
QUINCY -- Archer Daniels Midland Co. took another step toward becoming the "go-to" source for customers in livestock, agriculture and companion pets with its latest expansion project, a new state-of-the-art livestock feed facility in Quincy.
Applications are due May 1 for the 2019 Northeast Missouri Livestock Person of the Year.
University of Illinois Extension will hold a Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training workshop on April 12 in Hardin. The workshop begins at 8 a.m. at the Extension office, 818 S. Park.