Agriculture

AG MARKET REPORT – January 11, 2017

MARKET REPORT Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Soybeans, yellow, per bu. $10.01 Soft wheat, per bu. 3.99 Corn, yellow, per bu. 3.51 Milo, per bu. 2.57 Retail Corn, per bu. 3.61 Soybean meal, per ton 370.00

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Mobile Market In Nashville On January 17U of I County Extension News

Mobile Market In Nashville On January 17 The Mobile Market comes to Nashville the third Tuesday of each month through a partnership between 4-H Youth Hunger Ambassadors, St. Ann Catholic School, Nashville FFA and a grant from the Illinois 4-H Foundation. The Mobile Market will be at the Washington County Fairgrounds Commercial Building in Nashville

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Luechtefeld To Speak At 90th Annual County Farm Bureau Dinner

The 90th annual meeting of the Washington County Farm Bureau will be held later this month, on Wednesday, January 18, and the farm bureau audience will have a long-time luminary of Washington, State Senator Dave Luechtefeld as the evening’s keynote speaker. The meeting will be held at St. Anthony’s Church in Lively Grove. The evening

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The MonarchMaster Gardener Scoop – January 4, 2017

By Martha Ann Lamczyk, Master Gardener  I do not know the purpose of the monarch or why and how these incidents happened to us at our homestead in the late summer of 2015, but I do know that every choice we make affects the environment in either a positive or a negative way. Today, the

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Launius Named “Outstanding Member Of The Year” By St. Louis AgriBusiness Club

St. Louis Agribusiness Club Outstanding Member of the Year Steve Launius, RIGHT, shown with Bert Vescolani, Agribusiness Leader of the Year, Richard Norris, Club President. The St. Louis AgriBusiness Club named club member, grain farmer, and Washington County Illinois Farm Bureau Board member, Steve Launius, as their 2016 Outstanding Member of the Year.   Steve

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Kirchner Family Donation To Nashville FFA Helps Make Greenhouse Dreams A Reality

The Nashville FFA Officer team and the Kirchner family representatives were on hand for the presentation of the donation. FRONT ROW, Alex Johannes, Sarah Kozuszek, Riley Bergmann, Callie McClay, Austin Schorfheide, David Kirchner, Andy Kirchner, John Kwaitkowski, Brendon Schettler, Emily Stern, Chloe Pelka, and Julie Bond-Ledford BACK ROW, Jordan Woods, Andrew Brown, Meghan Felts, Joe

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Agriculture

Record 8th Win; SoBoCo to Host Christian on Friday The SoBoCo Eagles used a suffocating defense and four first half turnovers to jump to a 28-0 halftime lead on their way to a 49-0 win over Wright City on Friday night. The first round playoff win gave the Eagles an 8-2 record – the most

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