Category Archives: Agribusiness

GOP counts votes as Farm Bill awaits

GOP counts votes as Farm Bill awaits

A vote on the Farm Bill could come in the U.S. House this week as Republicans scramble to get enough vote on the measure that would call for tighter controls for those who receive welfare benefits.MORE

Soybeans giving corn run for money on Illinois farms

Soybeans giving corn run for money on Illinois farms

At one time, corn was king. American farmers are now planting just as much soybeans as corn, and Illinois ranks as the top soybean-producing state in the country in four of the last five years, with Iowa as the state’s chief rival.MORE

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WJBC Voices: Staycations

As the days of summer wane, you might be looking for at least one more experience, perhaps even a “bucket list” item to do.