DuPage County Farm Bureau

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Statement from the Illinois Farm Bureau Regarding the Executive Order to Roll Back Waters of the U.S.

The following is a statement from Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert, Jr., regarding President Donald Trump’s executive order regarding the Waters of the U.S. rule. “We’re extremely pleased to see President Donald Trump sign today’s executive order which will begin relaxing and undoing some of the most controversial regulations of the Obama administration, including…

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IDOA NOW ACCEPTING SPECIALTY CROP GRANT PROPOSALS

Applications for funds are due April 28 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) is now accepting proposals for federal specialty crop grants.  The agency anticipates Illinois will receive roughly $525,000 from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to distribute to state projects; however, the exact dollar amount has yet to be…

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