Josh Reinhardt and Katie Cayo have recently completed the Agricultural Leaders of Tomorrow (ALOT) program. The nine-week training program allows participants to study and develop leadership skills in the areas of communication, political process, agricultural economics, and global issues.
L to R: Steve Stallman, IAA District 16 Director; Josh Reinhardt, Randolph County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Secretary; Katie Cayo, Randolph County Farm Bureau Manager; and Randy Poskin, IAA District 6 Director.
4R4U Field Day at
The Randolph County Farm Bureau partnered with Gateway FS, GROWMARK, SIU, Randolph County Soil & Water and NRCS, and Illinois Farm Bureau to put on a field day in Ellis Grove, IL. McCormick Farms hosted the event in which over 60 people atteneded. Read the complete article on the Farmer newspaper page. Click here to link.
Fri, 25 May 2018 00:56:00 IFB commitment moves stewardship forward Using 'multitude of approaches' and working with variety of partners, farm group starting to see movement toward statewide Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy goals.
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:25:00 IFB: Reconsider farm bill Timing of a second vote remains uncertain; Guebert says not revisiting the bill would be 'unacceptable.'
Thu, 24 May 2018 15:30:00 Water infrastructure bills advance Bost proposes, later withdraws amendment to House's WRDA bill to help local communities rebuild flood-control projects after a natural disaster.