Mark Schleusener http://wuis.org en Illinois Led Nation In Soybean Yields In 2013 http://wuis.org/post/illinois-led-nation-soybean-yields-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">U.S. farmers harvested more corn in 2013 than in 2012, while the soybean harvest declined slightly, according to USDA reports released Friday.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:05:53 +0000 Peter Gray & Jeremy Bernfeld 16700 at http://wuis.org Illinois Led Nation In Soybean Yields In 2013 Illinois Pumpkins On Thanksgiving Tables http://wuis.org/post/illinois-pumpkins-thanksgiving-tables <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Thanksgiving, hungry families all over the country will finish off their holiday meal with a little slice of the Midwest. That’s because the vast majority of all pumpkin that comes from a can and winds up in a pie got its start on a vine in Illinois.</span></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Peter Gray 12875 at http://wuis.org Illinois Pumpkins On Thanksgiving Tables