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  • PHS FFA competes in speech contest

    Luke Schultz, McKenzie Cain and Hailey Hilmes participated in the Section 3 FFA public speaking contest Wednesday, March 4, at Cambridge High School. ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Equine Seminar offered at Black Hawk East

    KEWANEE — Farm Bureaus, Black Hawk East and U of I Extension Units are working together to provide a educational equine seminar at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Deadline extended for CSP

    LYONS, Neb. — USDA’s National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) recently announced the deadline for producer applications for the Conservation Ste ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Dr. Blanford joining Perry Memorial Family Health Clinic

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital has recently finalized a recruitment and employment agreement with Dr. Christopher Blanford, who will be joining D ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • SVCC holds OSHA safety conference

    DIXON — Sauk Valley Community College, in partnership with OSHA presenters and personnel, will provide training, information and resources on a variet ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • IVAC plans Business Breakfast Seminar

    PERU — The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development (IVAC) will hold its Business Breakfast Seminar at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, M ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Regional Analysis Report being presented

    OGLESBY — The North Central Illinois Council of Governments Economic Development District Meeting is being held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Illino ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Soil nutrient management class is March 23

    OGLESBY — A new class on soil nutrient management is being offered by University of Illinois Extension and Illinois Valley Community College. This cla ...
    March 6, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • Shooting Sports receives donation

    Bureau County 4-H Shooting Sports, a program of the University of Illinois Extension, received a $500 donation from Bureau County Pheasants Forever. T ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Farmers use best management practices to protect environment

    As an Illinois soybean farmer, I care about maintaining soil and water health for my family and for all consumers.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Salute to Agriculture breakfast announced

    PRINCETON — Now in existence for over 65 years, the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce and Main Street is thriving and is focused on expanding program ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • BV FFA livestock judging team places first

    The Bureau Valley FFA livestock judging team placed first at the Section 3 Livestock Judging Contest at Black Hawk East in Kewanee. Top 10 team member ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Illinois Land Values Conference set for March 19

    BLOOMINGTON — A look at what is happening with farmland values across Illinois and what may be in th ...
    March 9, 2015 - 5:01 pm
  • Four Seasons Gardening Program in Henry

    HENRY — The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension continues with a session called the Indoor Edible Garden.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Lady Landowner seminar offered

    PRINCETON — Rick Morgan, senior financial securities consultant with Country Financial, will speak at an informational seminar for the Bureau County L ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
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