Category: Farm News

Moffitt Takes Job With Illinois Dept. Of Ag

A former local state lawmakers is headed back to Springfield, as part of Governor Bruce Rauner’s team. Retired State Representative Don Moffitt is now an Assistant Director at the Illinois Department of Agriculture. The job comes not even a week…

Farmland Sale Brings $53.7 Million

The sale price $53.7 million and just one buyer for 8,638 acres of farmland in Mercer and Fulton Counties. The auction was held Monday at Western Illinois University in Macomb says RD Schrader with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company.…