Craft distilling catching on through Illinois association
Before Prohibition, one of Illinois’ largest consumers of corn were whiskey distilleries. Hundreds of the alcohol manufacturers, including 73 distilleries in Peoria alone, were pouring thousands of gallons and tax dollars statewide.
Month of webinars to help Ohio sheep, goat farmers
The Sheep and Goat Webinar series co-sponsored by Ohio State University Extension, the Ohio Sheep Improvement Assoc. (OSIA) and the Ohio University Sheep Team will take place on Monday evenings in February from 7 to 9 p.m.
IFCA celebrates half-century at 2015 convention in Peoria
he Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Assoc. (IFCA) annual meeting kicks off its two-day convention and trade show, which attracts hundreds of agricultural chemical retailers, farmers and their families to Peoria.