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Illinois Farm Bureau expanding urban agriculture offerings

The Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) is encouraging expansion of urban agriculture throughout the state. Reghala Scavuzzo, associate director of food system development, says they’ve partnered with USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service for a three-year, 1.2-million-dollar project… “What we’re going to be doing is looking at... Read More.

Expanding the Micro Farm Program in the next farm bill

A crop insurance provider says work is underway to improve the Micro Farm Program in the next farm bill. Cory Blumerick with GreenStone Farm Credit Services says Micro Farm policies protect small farmer revenue and some value-added products. “No matter your size of farm, you... Read More.

Michigan farms expanding solar following new legislation

Some Michigan farms in the process of adding solar to offset energy use are expanding production to benefit from new clean energy legislation. Allen Bonthuis with Harvest Solar tells Brownfield farmers can now produce 110 percent of their renewable energy needs and be compensated... Read More.

IdeaTek Expanding Gigabit Fiber to Newton

NEWTON, Kan. – Internet Freedom is coming to Newton.IdeaTek is expanding its popular ultra-fast fiber internet to Newton residents and businesses. This expansion will give thousands of households and businesses access to gigabit speeds at affordable prices. 

IdeaTek is Expanding Gigabit Fiber internet to More Hutchinson Residents

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Thanks to an overwhelming response from residents, IdeaTek is expanding its popular ultra-fast fiber internet to more Hutchinson residential areas and businesses. This expansion will give thousands more households access to gigabit speeds at affordable prices.IdeaTek has long been dedicated to... Read More.