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Illinois farmer says there’s no rush to get in the field

After decades of farming, northern Illinois farmer Steve Pitstick says he’s in no hurry to start planting. As for when he’ll roll out the planter? “That question yesterday has a different answer than it would be today,” he says. “We had an 1.25” of... Read More.

K-96 Resurfacing to Begin in Barton, Rush Counties

By Kansas Department of Transportation BARTON/RUSH COUNTY, Kan. (March 11, 2024) — Resurfacing will start soon on two K-96 projects totaling $8 million in Barton and Rush counties.The Kansas Department of Transportation projects... Read More.

No rush on spring fieldwork

A northeast Ohio farmer says planting earlier is not on his radar even with the warmer-than-usual winter. Kent Edwards grows corn, soybeans, and wheat with his family in Erie County. “We’ve never had good luck planting our corn early,” he says. “We will not ground... Read More.