Monthly Archives: November 2013

THANKFUL FOR FARM FAMILIES: ALWAYS TIME FOR FAMILY

Celebrating Thanksgiving with some old posts on thankfulness … In November, Americans focus on thankfulness: for their country, their blessings, and their families. At Corn Corps, we’re going to focus on being thankful for our FARM families and the laughs … Continue reading

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THANKFUL FOR FARM FAMILIES: CONNECTION WITH NATURE

Pulling from our archives for some great posts on being thankful.  HAPPY THANKSGIVING! In November, American’s focus on thankfulness: for their country, their blessings, and their families. At Corn Corps, we’re going to focus on being thankful for our FARM … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

We at the Illinois Corn office have today off, but would like to take this opportunity to thank all the farmers for what you do!  Without you, our Thanksgiving day dinner plate would be empty! May you all enjoy your … Continue reading

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THANKFUL FOR FARM FAMILIES: LOVIN’ THE HOLIDAYS

Posting one from the archives in honor of Thanksgiving … In November, Americans focus on thankfulness: for their country, their blessings, and their families.  At Corn Corps, we’re going to focus on being thankful for our FARM families and the … Continue reading

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A FARMER’S BLACK FRIDAY

I have studied every Black Friday ad, made my list, and checked it twice.  I find some thrill in getting pushed around to save a few bucks.  It is often crazy this time of year, running about trying to find … Continue reading

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WHAT TO READ: AG EDITION

With the technology we have today, just a click of a button, or a simple Google search can bring you so much information that it can be overwhelming. That applies to agriculture information as well! There are so many great … Continue reading

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FRIDAY FARM PHOTO: GIVE THANKS

Thanksgiving is just under a week away and we’d like to spend that time giving thanks.  Tell us what you are thankful for this year and you could win an IL Corn prize pack!

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FARM COMMUNITIES PULL TOGETHER AFTER THE STORM

People throughout the state of Illinois experienced severe storm damage or even lost their homes over the weekend. It seems as though its times like these that a community’s strength and willingness to help is tested. We have seen people … Continue reading

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WHERE’S THE BEEF? IN ILLINOIS!

The number of head of cattle in Illinois are increasing according to some recent data compiled by the Illinois Livestock Development Group. Analyzing both the number of animal spaces in Illinois (the number of cattle we can accommodate) and the … Continue reading

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MAKIN’ A LIVING OFF THE LAND

From sunup to sundown, all year round, farmers watch Mother Nature evolve. They witness her worst, from draught to flooding, and witness her best, at just the right temperatures with just the right amount of precipitation to make the crops … Continue reading

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