Learn about Illinois farm life, farms to visit, agritourism destinations, gardening tips, ag news and fun farm facts.
Winter Is a Busy Time for Farms Welcoming Newborn Animals
The Temple family will prioritize their farm’s responsibilities this winter as they have since 1843: by putting the...
Locust Creek Flower Farm: A Blooming Success
This Christian County mom turned her love for flowers into a sweet-scented success story.
How Climate-Smart Farming Practices Help the Planet
Farmers across the world play key role in sustainability goals for the planet through climate-smart agricultural practices.
Donating to Food Banks, Pantries Amidst the Pandemic
Illinois Farm Bureau's Young Leader Committee is fighting hunger by fundraising with their Harvest For All program.
Ask a Farmer: What lessons did you learn as a result of COVID-19?
We asked Monroe County farmer Victoria Thomas to share how the pandemic affected her staff, customers and business.
The Case for GMOs
Get a firsthand account of how crops improved through the use of biotechnology help improve farm-to-fork performance.
Farmers, Stewards of the Land and Water
Across Illinois, farmers and the Illinois Farm Bureau work together to protect the land and water within their...
6 Fun Farm Facts About Strawberries
Discover fun and interesting facts about one of the best berries around – strawberries!
When is a Bulb Not a Bulb?
Exploring corms, tubers, tuberous roots and rhizomes and how they can benefit and beautify your home garden.
Winter Garden and Yard Prep Leads to a Fast Start in the Spring
Tips to cure cabin fever and get you growing, even in the dead of winter.