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National Farmer’s Day October 12

Today is National Farmer's Day, a day to recognize the hard-working farmers who put food on our tables and also boost our economy by...

Register Now for Combine Rides

Combine Rides October 13 @ 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Want to ride in a combine and watch corn being harvested? Now’s your chance! The DeKalb...

Things That Began in DeKalb County, IL

There are many important people, organizations and inventions that have their roots in the great State of Illinois. Surprisingly, quite a few of them...

Harvesting Wheat and Baling Straw

It's that time of year when farmers are harvesting wheat and baling wheat straw. Farmers harvest about 4,000 acres of winter wheat in DeKalb...

DeKalb County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday

The DeKalb County Health Department will be hosting a household hazardous waste collection this Saturday, May 19, 2018. The collection allows citizens the opportunity...

Summer Ag Institute for Teachers!

Teachers... earn 30 professional development hours or 2 graduate credits! Five separate dates available from Jun 8 - Jun 14! Teaching Social Studies through Agriculture The institute...

Register Now for the Farm Bureau’s Farm Safety Camp for Kids!

One child dies every three days from ag-related injuries in the U.S. Thirty-three kids are seriously injured on the farm daily. Teaching rural children how to...

DeKalb County Youth Attending Illinois Farm Bureau Youth Conference

Some of DeKalb County finest teenagers attended the 2018 Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliates Youth Conference in East Peoria. There are 13 high school...

Farmers: Your lungs are never worth the risk!

Your lungs are never worth the risk. Carolyn Sheridan from AgriSafe discusses with a farm family the importance of using masks in agricultural settings...

Farming in the Winter

This time of year I’m often asked, what do farmers do all winter? Many, if not all farmers, have diversified income streams that are...

Dust off your blue jacket and celebrate FFA all week long!...

Dust off your blue jacket and celebrate FFA all week long! #FFAWeek DeKalb County Farm Bureau serves farm, family, and community. From farmers to consumers, we...

Ag in the Classroom needs volunteers!

Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom taught area Ag Literacy coordinators new ag related lessons today. This lesson teaches students about the different “hats” that...