Category Archives: Friday Farm Photo

CHRISTMAS CALF

Originally posted January, 2013. I wonder how this Christmas calf is doing today? Bill Christ submitted this adorable Christmas calf from his farm last week. The calf was born healthy on December 21. To learn more about Bill, his family, … Continue reading

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FRIDAY FARM PHOTO: ON WAITING

Advent is a season of waiting.  So practice patience with a positive attitude and a sunny outlook, even in the middle of the wait.

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FRIDAY PHOTO: GOODBYE BECKY!

It’s a sad day in the IL Corn office.  Becky Finfrock, our Communications Assistant, is leaving for greener pastures.  Best of luck Becky! Read some of Becky’s best articles: LETTER OF APPRECIATION: FROM A FARMER’S DAUGHTER THE GIFT THAT KEEPS … Continue reading

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DO WHAT YOU CAN … AND FOLLOW US ON PINTEREST!

For more fun quotes and images like these, in addition to great ideas for country comfort foods and rustic weddings and more, you’ll definitely want to go like us on Pinterest! See you there!

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CORPS CLOSES THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER

2014 is turning out to be a record corn harvest year.  Farmers in Illinois are forecast to harvest an average of almost 200 bushels per acre – when the 2013 average was only 178 bushels per acre. You might also … Continue reading

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IT’S HARVEST TIME!

Harvest is the time of year I look forward to the most, and I think most farmers will agree. As a farmer’s daughter, I watch my dad literally work day in and day out all year round in preparation for … Continue reading

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GET OUT AND WORK

I enjoyed this blog post about good, old fashioned hard work and the value in that.  It inspired this image.  Do yourself a favor and go check it out.

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