Press Releases

Village of Carol Stream Commits to Clean Air with B20 Biodiesel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Village of Carol Stream Commits to Clean Air with B20 Biodiesel Read more

Illinois Farm Families Launches New Docuseries On Sustainable Farming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Farm Families Launches New Docuseries On Sustainable Farming Read more

ISA Selects Grand Ridge and Putnam Soybean Producers For District Vacancies

The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Board of Directors this week selected Buck Hill of Grand Ridge, to fill the District 4 director vacancy and Mark Read of Putnam, for District 5. Read more

Chicagoland Boasts Top Green Fleets

Arlington Heights, Oak Park and Forest Preserve District of DuPage County recognized for using B20 and other alternative fuels Read more

Rural Leaders Petition President Trump to Uphold Biofuel Promise

A broad coalition of biofuel and farm advocates have sent a letter to the White House this week calling on President Trump to fix a flawed proposal from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Read more

Clark County Farmer Puts Emphasis on Soybean Nutritional Quality

Clark County soybean producer Don Guinnip has been cited by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) High Yield PLUS Quality (HY+Q) program for consistently producing soybeans that rank very high in livestock feed value. Read more

Sigel, Illinois Soybean Farmers Focus on Quality

Matt and Rick Dasenbrock are really good at raising soybeans that yield well and also contain excellent compositional quality. The soybean checkoff-funded High Yield Plus Quality (HY+Q) program is recognizing their success, noting that they once again have achieved the production of high-value... Read more

Illinois Soybean Growers Appreciates Action on Renewable Fuels Standard

Today the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) welcomed news about next steps toward restoring the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). Read more

Gov. Pritzker Announces $2.2 Billion Taiwanese Commitment to Purchase Illinois Corn and Soybeans

Governor JB Pritzker announced today that Taiwan has made a $2.2 billion commitment to purchase Illinois corn and soybeans over the next two years. Read more

Illinois Cuba Working Group Calls for Continued Collaboration with Cuban Officials

Today the Illinois Cuba Working Group welcomed Rodney Gonzalez, the commercial attaché for the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C, to the Farm Progress Show. The purpose of his visit was to meet with leaders in agriculture, including farmers, to explore opportunities between Illinois and Cuba. Read more