Farmers share tricks of the trade

Published 07/31 2014 11:55AM

Updated 07/31 2014 11:58AM

RANTOUL -- Farmers from Central Illinois shared their knowledge and experience with farmers from Brazil this week. About 80 made the trip from South America. Wednesday, they were in Rantoul looking at farms and talking to growers about corn.

They saw how the operation works and learned new techniques. The Brazilian farmers will be visiting various farms for a week. They say their favorite part of the tour is getting to eat farm fresh sweet corn.

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