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Here we go again. For the second time in a decade, we are down to the wire on the farm bill.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 26, 2018, 5:30 pm
In an op-ed published Monday in USA Today, Illinois farmer and Farm Bureau member Krista Swanson describes how her family could personally be affected by the ongoing trade war.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 26, 2018, 1:08 am
Combines are rolling across the country as the fall harvest of corn and soybeans is underway. Micheal Clements has more.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 26, 2018, 12:57 am

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Graphic novels a new and popular way to reach students accustomed to computer graphics, videos and games.
Posted: September 26, 2018, 12:58 am
Researchers and students at one Illinois junior college set up flavor tests to see if custom bait can lure greater numbers of pesky Asian carp.
Posted: September 25, 2018, 1:00 am
Illinois has the second-most railroad crossings in the U.S., and more than 100 collisions occurred in the state last year. Don't become complacent at crossings you see every day, says state safety coordinator.
Posted: September 25, 2018, 12:58 am



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