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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
Summer Ag Institute Impacts 24 Teachers Teachers from over a five county area came to Logan, Mason, Menard, and Sangamon Counties for a four-day training aimed to teach them more about agriculture in our area and state. The tour took teachers to farms and agri-businesses to help them learn about agriculture and the technology Read the Full Story
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Being on the go and away from television or other news sources leaves you and your family unknowingly vulnerable for being the victim of a burglary, violent crime, or imminent weather threats. What’s more, you miss out on knowing what our government is doing that affects YOUR livelihood.
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FB ACT (Farm Bureau Agricultural Contact Team) started as a group of men and women who called their legislators 3 or 4 times a year in support or opposition of a bill. That used to work.
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