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FarmWeek for August 18 2014-08-20 09:00am
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Better than average corn/... 2014-08-20 01:00am
Day 2 results from the Pro Farmer Crop Tour find excellent yields higher than USDA's...
Pro Farmer sees good cond... 2014-08-19 10:20am
The eastern leg of the Pro Farmer tour is expected to stop overnight in Bloomington.
Agriculture could be bigg... 2014-08-19 01:00am
The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) could revolutionize the industry within a decade, according...
Wet, cool week slows crop... 2014-08-18 03:15pm
The Illinois Ag Statistics Service says just over a third of the state's corn has...

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Corn Yield Survey Results The Annual Sangamon County Farm Bureau corn yield survey went on today as teams of local farmers and agribusiness professionals braved the wind, driving rain, and even lightning to slog through fields gathering 94 corn yield samples from across the county. The results aren't terribly surprising...we have a big crop. Read the Full Story
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