Blossom the cow was recognized by Guinness World Records as the world’s tallest cow.
Farmers enjoy warm, home-cooked meals even while in the field.
Taylorville agriculture teacher, FFA adviser, cultivates leadership, life skills.
Dairy farmer, Mary Mackinson Faber, invites moms from the city to her farm.
Illinois community colleges train students for innovative, off-farm careers.
For growing asparagus, prep your ground in the fall to enjoy this edible hedge for springs to come.
Apple growers at Wolfe Orchard in Monticello harvest both popular and heirloom varieties in their orchard.
Illinois Farm Families Field Moms are being paired with pen pal farmers this year.
The University of Illinois Extension service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.
Learn interesting facts about bees and why they’re an important aspect of agriculture.
Capture the beauty and diversity of Illinois’ agricultural landscape in this year’s Picture Illinois photo contest from the Illinois Farm Bureau.
Illinois fish hatcheries ensure plenty of bass, crappie, muskie and others for fishermen in rivers and lakes. Learn how fish are bred by biologists and how the state’s waters are stocked.
A plethora of pollinators, including bees, butterflies and birds, can help home gardens flourish.
Illinois farmers participate in the Indian Creek Watershed project to help with water conservation.