The Daily Eastern News

Local farmer weighs in on Illinois flooding

Local farmer weighs in on Illinois flooding

Logan Raschke, Managing Editor

August 18, 2019

Under a cloudy gray sky on a humid July morning, Alan Metzger, a Charleston farmer, scans his cornfield among the stalks. He points toward the stalks that are lagging behind in growth because of flooding. He said it is impossible for people driving by to see just how much the excessive rain has affected...

CAA to consider proposal for new organizational development program option

Brooke Schwartz, News Editor

October 24, 2018

The Council on Academic Affairs will discuss a new organizational development, agricultural and rural enterprise option at its meeting on Thursday. According to the new option proposal, this addition to the organizational development program is to attract students who complete associate degrees in agricultural f...

Workgroup identifies pros and cons of new academic programs

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

October 31, 2016

  Workgroup No. 8, charged with academic visioning, weighed the positives and negatives for possibly implementing an agriculture business academic program, doctorate programs and a leadership minor during its meeting Monday. Members unanimously agreed that offering an agriculture business...

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