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Agriculture

Agriculture

Sharing information on agricultural news, trade developments, new techniques, and interesting agricultural trends in Illinois.

Gov Rauner, Ag Director Poe Cut Ribbon at State Fair...

State Fair Grounds, Springfield -- With a bit of fanfare that is typical of such formal events, Gov Rauner and Illinois Agriculture Secretary, Raymond...

Strengthening IL Agriculture and Expanding Illinois’ Role as a Global Food...

Springfield - Our One on One interview with IL Agriculture Director, John Sullivan, who spent 14 years in the IL Senate. Sullivan,...

Expanding Illinois’ Corn Exports, and Limiting Federal Regulations

From Decatur: With agriculture being the largest industry in the state, with Illinois being one of the leading corn producers in the nation, we...

Illinois Agriculture’s Priority Issues

Springfield -- Former Illinois State Senator John Sullivan (D) holds his first press conference as the nominee to be the state's new...

Illinois’ Growing Exports of Soybeans to Asian Markets

From the Farm Progress Show in Decatur: We speak with Mark Albertson, of the Illinois Soybean Assn., and learn how the changing diet in...

President Trump Addresses the National Farm Bureau Convention

From Nashville: President Trump makes an address on agriulture, trade deals and the value of the American farmer to the nation's economy. President Trump's remarks...

US Senate Candidate, Jim Oberweiss (R)

State Sen Jim Oberweiss, Republican candidate for the US Senate, discusses his policy positions on a variety of issues, as he participated in the...

Rep. Davis on the Need to Rebuild Locks and Dams along...

From Springfield:  Rep Rodney Davis (R-13th) attended the Illinois State Fair, discussing agriculture policy on a congressional panel.  We talk with him on the...

New Laws to Aid the Growth of Illinois’ Farmers Markets

From Springfield: Recently, Gov Rauner signed into law two bills that relax regulations on those selling items at farmers markets. We hear what these...

“Cannabis Czar” Toi Hutchinson on Building Illinois’ Marijuana Industry

January 2, 2020 - Toi Hutchinson, a former state senator who was a leader in passing the bill that legalized marijuana use...

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Historian Mark DePue: Preserving Illinois’ Oral History

From the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library:  We talk with historian and fmr military officer, Mark DePue on his work of conducting indepth oral history...

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