Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
Most Farm Homes Attest to Untouchable Toys
Not every toy earns play time at the homes of family farms.
Haag Family Shows Animal Care in All Aspects of Farming
Three generations contribute to family farm's success.
Meet the Buyers Program Plants Seeds of Partnership
Meet the Buyers program connects farmers with retailers, restaurants and distributors looking for locally grown food.
Planting trees for success requires garden wisdom.
Phones have replaced pliers as the most vital tool in farmers' pockets.
Farm Focus: Horseradish
Learn more facts about horseradish production in Illinois.
Long Lane Honey Bee Farms is the Bee’s Knees
Long Lane Honey Bee Farms teaches the art of beekeeping.
Strawberry Central at Schwartz Orchard
Pick your own fresh strawberries at Schwartz Orchard in Centralia.
Stay Warm, Breathe Easy With Homegrown Energy in Illinois
From biodiesel to ethanol to wind, Illinois generates a lot of power.
Farm Focus: Sheep
Learn fun facts about sheep and Illinois' sheep sector.