We’re Farming and We Grow It

These boys are from Kansas, but they could just as well been from around here. Take a look at a video that is going viral among farm friends:

Here in west central Illinois, we grow corn, soybeans, and hay for our livestock. Hog farms and cattle ranching are big around here, including specialty herds such as Herefords. A small, but growing number of farms are raising goats. When we talk about the weather around here, it isn’t just casual conversation!

The Kibbe celebrates the changes in agriculture over the past two hundred years through exhibits on pioneer farm tools, barns, and on the equipment needed to open the prairies to agriculture in the 1830’s.

Ya’ll come visit.