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The Champaign News-Gazette
Slower pace for harness racingIllini Colt Association, which administers racing at the county fair level. Th
Slower pace for harness racing
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Illini Colt Association, which administers racing at the county fair level. That was then. This is now: According to the Illinois Department of Agriculture, only 26 county fairs — including Champaign — plan to offer harness racing this year. The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, May 20, 2016said that as of July 1 all persons concerned with the sale or transfer of anima
Area history, May 20, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
said that as of July 1 all persons concerned with the sale or transfer of animals will have to obtain a license from the Illinois Department of Agriculture. Motsinger said that includes himself as a city official plus pet shops and humane... Read more
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Daily Herald
Recycled pesticide containers to become fence posts, lumberSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Agriculture is asking farmers a
Recycled pesticide containers to become fence posts, lumber
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Agriculture is asking farmers and agrichemical facilities to turn in their empty pesticide containers to be recycled. The containers will be used to make shipping pallets, fence posts, drainage tubing,... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Area beekeepers struggle against declining bee populationto parasites and diseases. Bees are no different," said Susan Kivikko, northern
Area beekeepers struggle against declining bee population
The Journal-Standard / Posted 18 days ago
to parasites and diseases. Bees are no different," said Susan Kivikko, northern Illinois apiary inspector for the Illinois Department of Agriculture. "Like you and me, bees need good nutrition. If they don't have it, they won't get... Read more
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Duquoin.com
Damage Control: State understands Du Quoin still ticked-offDu Quoin still ticked-off Posted May. 12, 2016 at 1:17 PM The City of Du Quoi
Damage Control: State understands Du Quoin still ticked-off
Duquoin.com / Posted 18 days ago
Du Quoin still ticked-off Posted May. 12, 2016 at 1:17 PM The City of Du Quoin getting kicked in the groin during an Illinois Department of Agriculture drive-by at last week’s Du Quoin Chamber of Commerce luncheon at Alongi’s has galvanized... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposalSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The Illinois Department of Agriculture is offering fre
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposal
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The Illinois Department of Agriculture is offering free disposal of unwanted agricultural pesticides for farmers and other users in 12 central Illinois counties. The department said Thursday that the Clean Sweep program is... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposalSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Agriculture is offering free di
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposal
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Agriculture is offering free disposal of unwanted agricultural pesticides for farmers and other users in 12 central Illinois counties. The department said Thursday that the Clean Sweep program is... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposalCapitol building in Springfield, Illinois. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The Illino
Illinois Agriculture Department offers pesticide disposal
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
Capitol building in Springfield, Illinois. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The Illinois Department of Agriculture is offering free disposal of unwanted agricultural pesticides for farmers and other users in 12 central Illinois counties. The department... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Wenona hog farm case under review in appellate courtresidents caused a stink about a hog farm coming to town. Now its fate lies in
Wenona hog farm case under review in appellate court
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 21 days ago
residents caused a stink about a hog farm coming to town. Now its fate lies in the hands of an appellate court. The Illinois Department of Agriculture green-lighted the project in 2014, without support from the Marshall County Board. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Du Quoin State Fair officials create vendor payment programwith the Du Quoin State Fair have created a new program to pay vendors who were
Du Quoin State Fair officials create vendor payment program
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
with the Du Quoin State Fair have created a new program to pay vendors who weren't compensated for their 2015 expenses. Illinois Department of Agriculture officials who run the fair tell the (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Illinois soybean farmers launch ‘Soy from Illinois’ brandshow one million Illinoisans work in the food and fiber system. More agricultur
Illinois soybean farmers launch ‘Soy from Illinois’ brand
Bureau County Republican / Posted 1 months ago
show one million Illinoisans work in the food and fiber system. More agriculture means more jobs. Furthermore, the Illinois Department of Agriculture reports ag commodities produced in Illinois generate more than $19 billion per year for... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Pesticide drift – ’tis the seasonrogue applicators to check it, which they ignore. If pesticide drift occurs, th
Pesticide drift – ’tis the season
SaukValley.com / Posted 1 months ago
rogue applicators to check it, which they ignore. If pesticide drift occurs, the complaint form must be received by the Illinois Department of Agriculture within 30 days of the incident or within 30 days of when the damage associated with the... Read more

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