Latest: 5:03 pm, 10/28/14, Tuesday CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Farmers could be harvesting longer than normal.
Latest: 10:15 pm, 10/15/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Looking at the numbers, there's no doubt the rain is causing headaches for farmers.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A new program could help farmers manage risks they face every year. It could be one of the biggest boosts they've seen in decades.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Farmers are dealing with thieves during harvest.
ILLINOIS -- The state's corn harvest continues to lag.
RANTOUL -- They've been waiting months for this moment and Thursday was the day. Timing is everything to a farmer.
Latest: 5:43 pm, 9/23/14, Tuesday CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Farmers have been expecting a bumper crop after this summer's weather.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Fields of corn will turn into food on the table for many families.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Some corn farmers are looking for record yields.
URBANA -- An area church is growing fresh vegetables for the community and the hungry.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- With harvest season approaching, farmers are keeping their eyes on the skies.
ILLINOIS -- Farmers are feeling pretty good about one of their trickiest crops.
URBANA -- Combines are already clearing cornfields on UI land along Windsor Road.
Update: 10:15 pm, 8/4/14, Monday ILLINOIS -- High rainfall this summer will have a positive effect on corn crops.
ELKHART -- A grain bin which spilled some 45,000 bushels of corn last fall is being torn down.
CHAMPAIGN -- Farmers are working extra hard this weekend.
PAPINEAU -- An Iroquois County grain bin collapsed Friday afternoon.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Harvest season is typically the time with the most farming accidents.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- More than half the state's corn and soybean crops have been harvested and it's going to be a great year for farmers.
FORD COUNTY -- Up to 20-acres of crops were burned in a fire, but the majority had already been harvested.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Farmers are happy because harvest is going better then they expected.
MONMOUTH -- A community came together to help an ailing farmer with his corn harvest.
CHAMPAIGN -- Farmers are getting started with harvest a little later than they'd like.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is in charge of a project to help people in Iraq become better farmers.
GIBSON CITY -- The show will go on for movie lovers.
ILLINOIS -- Hunters had a successful deer hunting season.