Nov 08, 2010  |  Today's News |  ICGA |  Farm Policy

The Illinois Corn Growers Association Farm Bill listening sessions have been successful so far. ICGA President Tim Lenz hopes to see farmers attending the upcoming meetings this week in Northern Illinois counties.  The next meeting is TONIGHT in Galesburg.


Please call the office to RSVP if you plan to attend any of these meetings for the purposes of meal planning. You may also email your intention to Lindsay Mitchell at


Four meetings remain on the tour. The information is as follows:


November 8 - Knox County AgriCenter, 180 South Soangetaha Road, Galesburg, IL 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Moderated by Todd Gleason


November 9 - Bureau County Farm Bureau,  535 Elm Place, Princeton, IL 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Moderated by Todd Gleason 


November 15 - R Place, 21 Romines Dr., Morris, IL 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Moderated by Todd Gleason


November 16 - Illinois River Energy, 1900 Steward Road, Rochelle, IL 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Moderated by Todd Gleason


There will be an optional tour of the ethanol plant following the meeting.  If you would like to attend this please read the tour guidelines.