Illinois

Illinois farm’s soybean field trial leads to yield challenge win

· June 12, 2018

Triple V, Inc., of Roanoke, Illinois, not only received second place honors in the 2017 Illinois Soybean Association Side-by-Side Contest, the farm also gained a 5.6-bushel per acre yield advantage with their soybean field trial plot. The plot Dan Vogel and his cousins, Curt and Steve Vogel entered in the contest was a field trial […]

Illinois farmer rescued after stuck in grain bin for hours

· April 16, 2018

We’re happy to hear this good news from Wyanet, Illinois last week after a farmer was successfully rescued from a grain bin. According to Bureau County Republican, the man had been stuck in soybeans for about three hours Wednesday evening before first responders were called to the scene. After Wyanet Fire and Rescue assessed the […]

Illinois farm family donates $18M to Lincoln Land College

· March 26, 2018

The Lincoln Land Community College’s agriculture program is getting an $18 million boost thanks to a late farm couple’s charitable trust. “On behalf of current and future LLCC agriculture students, it gives me great pleasure to announce that the LLCC Foundation will be the recipient of annual earnings from the Kreher Farm Perpetual Charitable Trust, […]

Load more