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IPPA Scholarships Available for 2017-18

by Jim Dewey

Over $15,000 in scholarships are available through the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) this…

New Organization for Everyone with an interest in cover crops

by Jim Dewey

Got a burning question about how to implement a cover crop program on your farm? Or maybe you’re an ag…

AREA FARMERS REAP LARGE QUANTITIES OF CROPS

AREA FARMERS REAP LARGE QUANTITIES OF CROPS

by Jim Dewey

Marion County Missouri Farmers led the state in average corn yield in 2016. According to the National…

Crop insurance deadline approaches

by Jim Dewey

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House Agriculture Committee approves measures regarding pesticide regulation.

House Agriculture Committee approves  measures regarding pesticide regulation.

by Jim Dewey

The House Agriculture Committee approved two measures regarding the regulation of pesticides Wednesday…

Japanese PM talks trade with Parliament

AFBF

Japan’s Prime Minister told the nation’s parliament this week he is open to a bilateral trade agreement…

U. S. house holds initial Farm Bill Meeting

USDA Radio, American Farm Bureau Federation, Jim Dewey


AFBF donates 31 million meals

AFBF, J Dewey

American Farm Bureau Federation members raised more than $1.1 million and donated a record of more than…

Pence to leads trade talks with Japan, China talks trade with New Zealand

AFBF, J Dewey

President Donald Trump has assigned Vice President Mike Pence to lead economic dialogue with Japan following…

As NAFTA talks begin, farm groups say leave agriculture alone.

American Farm Bureau Federation, Jim Dewey

The U.S. and Mexican governments have already started planning to rework the longstanding North American…

Trump talks taxes and infrastructure

AFBF, USDA, Jim Dewey

The Transportation and Infrastructure Committees in the U.S. House and Senate are prepping for a busy…

IDOT Seeks Input for Long Range Transportation Plan

Illinios Ag Connection

AllOurIdeas.org/IDOTideasThe Illinois Department of Transportation is asking for additional input from…

Chris Chinn confirmed at Missouri Director of Agriculture

Chris Chinn confirmed at Missouri Director of Agriculture

Missouri Farm Bureau

After unanimous support by the Missouri Senate, Chris Chinn of Clarence has been confirmed Missouri’s…

Some changes reported in the February WASDE Report

by Jim Dewey

Thursday's World Agricultural Supply and Demand report included Lower Ending Stocks For US Wheat And…

Ag Producers’ Confidence Surges During January

AFBF

The Ag Economy Barometer continues to show increased producer confidence following the November election.…

House AG Committee wants farm bill done this year.

AFBF

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Mike Conaway says he wants to finish the next farm bill this year. The…

Vote against soymilk bill urged

by Jim Dewey

The American Soybean Association and the Soyfoods Association of North America have objected to draft…

Questions surround GMO Labelling Bill

Jim Dewey and AFBF

The GMO labeling bill passed by Congress last year faces an uncertain future.  The National Bioengineered…

Purdue gets Thumbs up from ag groups

Purdue gets Thumbs up from ag groups

Jim Dewey and AFBF

 In a letter to House and Senate agriculture leaders last week, 669 agricultural organizations endorsed…

First Farm Credit Scholarship Deadline approaches

by Jim Dewey

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