FarmWeek: The sight of a barn going up in the heart of Amish country in Douglas County is an exciting step for the future of the Illinois Amish Heritage Center (IAHC).

according to estimates from the National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), about 40% of adults have blood sugar levels that put them at risk for developing diabetes and many of them do not know it.

FarmWeek: If a convenient process existed that offered a minimal amount of money to farmers for surplus specialty crops, farmer Ruth Zeldenrust would be on board.