Category Archives: Throwback Thursday

#TBT: DON’T FORGET TO EAT YOUR VEGETABLES

[Originally published June 16, 2015] Today is fresh vegetables day. It is the perfect time of year to purchase fresh veggies from your local farmer’s market or grocery store. Many vegetables are coming into season this time of year, which … Continue reading

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#TBT: 10 DIFFERENCES BETWEEN FAMILY & CORPORATE FARMERS

Originally published: June 2, 2015 1. Family farmers start working at sunrise and don’t stop until well after sunset.Corporate farmers work a 9 to 5 job. 2. Family farmers enjoy a family picnic in the field. Corporate farmers eat lunch with … Continue reading

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#TBT: FIGHTING AIR POLLUTION WITH ETHANOL

Originally published: May 28, 2014 In just one day, you will breathe in over 3,000 gallons of air. You know there are a few things your lungs are taking in like oxygen and nitrogen. But have you ever considered the … Continue reading

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#TBT DISTILLERS GRAINS WITH SOLUBLES: WHAT ARE THEY?!

This post was originally posted on January 15, 2015. Dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) have become a valuable part of agriculture.  A by-product of ethanol production, this product makes an excellent livestock feed and is transported by rail to various parts … Continue reading

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#TBT THANKSGIVING DECEPTION: A BUYER’S INFORMATION GUIDE

This post was originally posted last year on November 13th, and it is the perfect time for a poultry refresher. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I wanted to let you in on the Grocer’s Turkey secrets! Popular to common … Continue reading

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#TBT MY FAVORITE POSTS FROM OCTOBERS PAST

Where has the year gone?!?! I can’t believe it is October already. I think we can all agree that with October comes a lot of other really great things, like the Fall! It is the best time of year, the … Continue reading

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#TBT IL FARM FAMILIES: SPREADING THE WORD ABOUT AGRICULTURE

This post was originally posted on our blog last July and it is still very relevant today! Unless you have been living under a rock, you are aware that farmers and ag businesses alike have begun to have more conversations … Continue reading

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: ETHANOL’S PREVIOUSLY FAILED MARKETING CAMPAIGNS

Pulling this video out of the archives for one more look!

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