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9 THINGS YOUR MOM NEVER TOLD YOU

1. The last piece of pie You know that last piece of a homemade pie that your mom let you have? Actually, she was craving it all day but instead let you have it when she came home from work. … Continue reading

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FRIDAY FARM PHOTO: CAPTAIN CORNELIUS

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MEET A FARMER: REVIEW

Tomorrow marks the last day of Meet a Farmer month. Throughout April, we’ve learned how farmers can take completely unique approaches to their careers but all still retain the honor of being called farmer. We thank them for all that … Continue reading

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MEET A FARMER: EVAN JODLOWSKI

Today our farmer to meet is Evan Jodlowski. Evan is a first-generation crop and cattle farmer; however, he is no stranger to the agriculture industry. Evan graduated with a degree in Agronomy Management from Illinois State University in the spring … Continue reading

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MEET A FARMER: DOUG GOFF

I had the chance to sit down with fourth generation family farmer Doug Goff who is a row crop and commercial livestock producer.  He may not be like your everyday American but he is a prime example of Illinois’ farm … Continue reading

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FRIDAY FARM PHOTO: #PLANT17

Working Ground The #plant17 season is underway in Illinois. While some farmers to the south of our office might be well into a week or more of planting, some farmers have just finished working ground (pictured here) and are starting … Continue reading

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MEET A FARMER: KENT KLEINSCHMIDT

MEET KENT Today our farmer to meet is Emden farmer Kent Kleinschmidt. Kleinschmidt previously served as the District 8 Director for the Illinois Corn Growers Association and later the District 8 Director for the Illinois Corn Marketing Board. He also served … Continue reading

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MEET A FARMER: ROGER SY

MEET ROGER SY Today our farmer to meet is Newman farmer Roger Sy. He is a 5th generation farmer and serves as the District 12 Director for the Illinois Corn Marketing Board and serves as Secretary on the board. Sy has … Continue reading

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MEET A FARMER: DIRK RICE

MEET DIRK RICE Today our farmer to meet is Philo farmer Dirk Rice. Rice is a 5th generation farmer and serves as the District 6 Director for the Illinois Corn Marketing Board and serves that Industrial Committee Chairman. Rice started farming … Continue reading

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