Farm News

Gathering Of The Green Conference This Week

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John Deere tractor enthusiasts flock to the Quad Cities this week for the “Gathering of the Green” conference.  Ken Reese of McHenry helps organize the event. The conference runs today through Saturday at the River Center in Davenport (Iowa).

New Owner For Boney’s Farm Store

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There’s a new owner for Boney’s Farm Store in Aledo. The business is now called Huffman’s Farm & Home and is owned by Bob Huffman of Fort Madison, Iowa.  He spoke with WRMJ News Director Jim Taylor this morning.  

Field Work, School Work & Sports: Meet The #Cornstars

Brothers Owen & Alex Landwehr, part of Annawan's #Cornstars crew

Annawan High School has built a proud tradition with academics and athletics. They now have a new tradition, one being highlighted through social media.  It’s called #Cornstars. The group–made up mostly of student-athletes, participates in “roguing” during the summer months–removing…

Gathering Of The Green Later This Month

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A bunch of John Deere enthusiasts will be getting together later this month in the Quad Cities. They call the event “The Gathering of the Green”. It’s a bi-annual celebration of John Deere green says organizer Ken Reese of McHenry.…