Category: Farm News

Moffitt Honored By Illinois Farm Bureau


Local State Representative Don Moffitt has been named the recipient of the 2016 Illinois Farm Bureau Charles B. Schuman Distinguished Service Award. The award, the highest given by IFB, was presented during the organization’s annual meeting in Chicago over the weekend.…

Solid Yields For Rockridge FFA Test Plot


The Rockridge FFA test plot showed some strong numbers this harvest season. Ten different varieties of soybeans were planted says senior Tyler Jahn. The group has planted cereal rye as a cover crop this fall and will plant corn next…