SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | A 12-year-old Morris girl needs a bigger piggy bank.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration isn't required to hold public hearings to evaluate the health risks of widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
The invasion of illegal human immigrants isn't the only problem along our southern border.
How many of city dwellers dream of a simpler life in the country, a chance to get back to nature and to connect to the earthly rhythm of the great outdoors?
UNION MILLS | Two boys, ages 17 and 14, were arrested early Thursday after confessing to fatally shooting three cows grazing in fields Wednesday night, police said.
Fair Oaks Farms will host a ground-breaking ceremony for the Fair Oaks Pig Adventure-Legacy Farms on July 31.
Chuck Huseman owns a small, high-quality, 100-year-old Angus beef operation at Homestead Farm in Cedar Lake. Livestock producers like him now must contend with ethanol companies and global markets, he said.
HAMMOND | Indiana pork production will be discussed Aug. 30 at the Hammond Rotary Club.
Nicholas Serna and his sister, Lillie, 10, both of Lowell, get ready to show Nicholas' cow Blizzard, a reserve grand champion, during the livestock auction at the Lake County Fair in Crown Point.
Jack Rees, far right, sells sweet corn Saturday at the Masonic booth at the Lake County Fair in Crown Point.
EAST CHICAGO - Once herds of cattle fed on the rich grasslands from Texas through the American Great Plains. It took 24 months to mature the bovines and driving them to market was labor-intensive.
WASHINGTON TWP. | Andrew Sharp, an incoming senior at Morgan Township High School, held the turkey he's raised since March, starting him out in his family's bathtub as a chick, feeding him out of the palm of his hand until he grew with speed.
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