Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
From Horses to Hands-Free with Satellite-Guided Tractors
As technology advances, satellites now guide tractors or many farms.
Stay Warm, Breathe Easy With Homegrown Energy in Illinois
From biodiesel to ethanol to wind, Illinois generates a lot of power.
Illinois Farms Impact State Economy
According to a 2015 study, farming impacts the state economy by providing billions of dollars and hundreds of...
Fishing Reels in Memories
Fishing acts as a way to recharge and renew.
Give It Up For June Dairy Month
Celebrate June Dairy Month with fun events and activities across the state.
Youth Livestock Shows Offer Life Lessons
Livestock competition brings out the best in youth.
No-Fuss Water Gardens
Enjoy a tabletop water feature without major construction.
Growing Knowledge With the Expanded Illinois Farm Families Program
Expanded Illinois Farm Families program opens farms to more consumers.
Beyond the Barn Door at Barnacopia Agricultural Museum
Barnacopia agricultural museum and event destination preserves farming legacy.
A Taste of Trilla at Moran’s Orchard
Take a trip to Moran's Orchard in Trilla for farm-fresh produce.