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Final 2014 Mercer County Corn & Soybean Production Numbers nass

The final numbers are in for the 2014 growing season in Mercer County. The National Agricultural Statistics Service shows Mercer [Read the full article...]

Mercer County Farmland Auction Brings $9,600 An Acre farmland auction feb 2015

Interest remains strong and prices remain strong for Illinois farmland. An auction last Friday at the Mercer County VFW in [Read the full article...]

Deere Reports 43-Percent Drop In Quarterly Profit john deere

Farm equipment manufacturer Deere & Company is reporting a big drop in quarterly profit.  Falling sales for heavy machinery like [Read the full article...]

Local Farmers Donate To Food Bank bushels for hunger 2015

For a fifth straight year, a local food bank gets some help from local farmers. Producers from Mercer, Rock Island, [Read the full article...]

Mercer County Farm Bureau Offering Up To Nine Scholarships farm bureau building

The Mercer County Farm Bureau Foundation offering up to nine scholarships for the 2015/2016 school year. Mercer County Farm Bureau [Read the full article...]

Posted County Grain Prices – 2/20/2015

Mercer Co. – Corn $3.71  Soybeans $9.70 Rock Island Co. – Corn $3.70  Soybeans $9.73

New Staff Member & Office Hours For Mercer Extension Angie Dierikx

The Mercer Extension Unit resumes five day a week office hours this week. University of Illinois Extension’s Jenny Garner says [Read the full article...]

Mercer County Farm Bureau & FSA Office Hosting Farm Bill Meeting farm bureau building

The Mercer County Farm Bureau and Mercer County FSA are teaming up to sponsor a Farm Bill meeting next month. [Read the full article...]

Bustos To Serve On Two Key Ag Subcommittees bustos head shot

Western Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos will serve on two key ag related subcommittees. She has been named to the General [Read the full article...]

Mercer County Extension Office To Be Open Five Days A Week Starting Next Month mercer extension

Starting on Monday, February 2, 2015, University of Illinois Extension offices for Henry/Stark and Mercer counties will be open from [Read the full article...]

Deere Announces Layoffs john deere

Deere & Company today announced it will make workforce adjustments at several factories in Iowa and Illinois. The actions include [Read the full article...]

99 Years For Mercer County Farm Bureau & 69 Years For Mercer County SWCD annual farm bureau meeting

It’s 99 years and counting for the Mercer County Farm Bureau. The group held their annual meeting Thursday night and [Read the full article...]

4-H Scholarship Being Offered In Mercer County 4h hall of fame

Mercer County Extension and the 4-H Foundation Board of Directors announcing a new college scholarship program. Jenny Garner with the [Read the full article...]

County Fair Economic Impact Estimated At $170-Million In Illinois county fair big biz

WRMJ News Director Jim Taylor spoke with University of Illinois graduate student Alex Norr this morning. Norr helped lead a [Read the full article...]

Mercer County Farm Bureau President Pleased With State Ag Director Choice Philip Nelson

Newly sworn in Governor Bruce Rauner’s choice to lead the Illinois Department of Agriculture is getting high praise at the [Read the full article...]

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