Media and Publications
Crop and weather updates. Grain and livestock market analysis. State and federal issues that affect farmers’ bottom line. Illinois Farm Bureau events and activities. FarmWeek features this information and more every week, reaching nearly 74,000 Illinois Farm Bureau members with news they can use to successfully run their farms. See more.
FarmWeek for Lawmakers
FarmWeek for Lawmakers offers stories and photos to help Illinois legislators better understand Illinois farming and rural issues. These range from explaining the fundamentals of farming to sharing farmers’ efforts to protect soil to highlighting economic development tied to crops and livestock. With a majority of legislators representing urban districts, this quarterly publication offers a slice of farm life.
Illinois Farm Bureau’s Partners magazine is a quarterly publication connecting you with the food you eat and the Illinois farmers who grow it. Inside, you will find details on food-related events, destinations and information on important agricultural issues facing Illinois residents. Browse articles, photos and videos online. See more.
Local Information, News & Know-How (LINK) provides information on a number of local government topics, including local programs, rural development, taxes, infrastructure, zoning, events and more. See more.
Farm and Food Facts
This publication provides a statistical profile of two industries, farming and food. Its information serves as a helpful tool when communicating with farmers and non-farmers alike. It contains three parts: production agriculture, the link between agriculture and the environment and expenditures for and consumption of food nationwide. See more.
IFB’s free app gives you the information you need to make decisions on your farm anywhere, anytime. Download the app for daily updates on local weather, local cash bids, futures quotes, news and events as well as legislative action request notices. The app is available at both the Apple iOS App Store and Android Google Play Store.