Community AG-tivities

Posted: September 18, 2019

Agriculture activities are fun for the whole family. Local summer events drew hundreds of children and adults together to learn about food and farming.

Corn Fest DeKalb, Aug. 23-25

The DeKalb County Corn & Soybean Growers coordinated interactive ag displays for Corn Fest including an educational biofuel exhibit, a combine, the Farm Bureau’s soil tunnel and milking cow, an informational pork booth, and more. Other participating organizations included the Cattlemen’s Association, Lamb & Wool Producers, and Pork Producers.


Family Ag Night Sycamore, Aug. 27

Sycamore Chamber of Commerce’s Family Ag Night is a family favorite. Farm Bureau and Sycamore FFA organized ag-themed activities, machinery, and livestock for a special evening downtown.