Monthly Archives: August 2011
Please join us for Water Quality Wednesdays in August as we celebrate Water Quality month! Illinois corn farmers are committed to minimizing agriculture’s effect on water quality and this month, we’ll tell you how! Illinois agriculture has been very involved … Continue reading
Meet Kenny Wallace at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet! Join the Family Farmers team as NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace supports agriculture in the No. 09 Family Farmers car! ~$40 Exclusive Family Farmers offer~ As a member benefit, Illinois Corn Growers Association … Continue reading
Twist. Snap. Toss. Repeat. Imagine that same routine over and over for an hour or so in the middle of a humid corn field. Now…. imagine all that if you never grew up on a farm. Insert me – a … Continue reading
Did you see our ad in FARMWEEK this week? Illinois Corn is committed to helping its membership by improving crop insurance and making it more workable. Read more below!
I grew up with a clear view to the west. My back yard ran right into a field. They were on a two-year rotation cycle, of white corn and soybeans. It wasn’t our field; my family had long since stopped … Continue reading
With all the talk about controlling nutrient losses, both from the urban and agricultural sector, sometimes the proposed solutions seem so easy: for agriculture, just put on all your nitrogen in the spring, preferably by side-dressing after the corn has … Continue reading