Monthly Archives: December 2015

BEST POSTS OF 2015: HOW DOES MEXICO REINVIGORATE IL RURAL COMMUNITIES?

As we head into 2016, we’d like to look back at the best performing posts of 2015.  All week, we’ll repost the articles you liked best!  Enjoy!! HOW DOES MEXICO REINVIGORATE IL RURAL COMMUNITIES? May is World Trade Month and … Continue reading

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BEST POSTS OF 2015: AN OPEN LETTER TO AMERICANS WHO DON’T BELIEVE IN SCIENCE

As we head into 2016, we’d like to look back at the best performing posts of 2015.  All week, we’ll repost the articles you liked best!  Enjoy!! AN OPEN LETTER TO AMERICANS WHO DON’T BELIEVE IN SCIENCE Dear Every American … Continue reading

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BEST POSTS OF 2015: 6 REASONS FARM WIVES DESERVE THEIR OWN HOLIDAY

As we head into 2016, we’d like to look back at the best performing posts of 2015.  All week, we’ll repost the articles you liked best!  Enjoy!! 6 REASONS FARM WIVES DESERVE THEIR OWN HOLIDAY Look – the women that … Continue reading

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BEST POSTS OF 2015: ARE FARMERS RICH? UPDATED!!

As we head into 2016, we’d like to look back at the best performing posts of 2015.  All week, we’ll repost the articles you liked best!  Enjoy!! ARE FARMERS RICH?  UPDATED!! Our most popular blog post is this one from … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM IL CORN!

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SANTA COMES TONIGHT!

Tonight is the night. Santa will be making his big arrival at our house. 

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CHRISTMAS ON A DAIRY FARM

Christmas is that one-day of year where most people are entitled to getting the day off. But that is a little different for a dairy farmer. No matter what day it is, the cows still have to be milked.  The … Continue reading

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HOW TO TALK WITH YOUR RELATIVES AT CHRISTMAS

With the holiday season is upon us, many things take place: cookie decorating, overeating, and spending time with family and friends.  If you’re anything like me, your loved ones come from a variety of backgrounds, and those from non-Ag backgrounds … Continue reading

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ALL WE WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: MORE SOCIAL MEDIA INTERACTION

    It’s become a tradition and we aren’t stopping now!  Want to know what’s on IL Corn’s Christmas list this year?  We’re hoping Santa brings us …     1. More Social Media Interaction Yes, it’s definitely the least important on … Continue reading

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ALL WE WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: MORE STABLE FARM PROFITABILITY

    It’s become a tradition and we aren’t stopping now!  Want to know what’s on IL Corn’s Christmas list this year?  We’re hoping Santa brings us …     2. More Stable Farm Profitability Hopefully by now, you’ve read one … Continue reading

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