Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Labor shortage evident for ag industry at job fair
0 Comments

Labor shortage evident for ag industry at job fair

  • Updated
  • 0
{{featured_button_text}}
Labor shortage evident for ag industry at job fair

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — A steady flow of job seekers attended a job fair in central Illinois June 3. About 1,300 jobs were available from 50 local employers.

0 Comments
0
0
0
0
0

Be the first to know

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Agriculture
  • Updated

Crops in Illinois have withstood erratic rainfall and are looking good at the midpoint of the growing season. Plenty of moisture has been a boon, although there are concerns about too much in some places.

Agriculture
  • Updated

AMES, Iowa — Due to recent high temperatures and dry conditions, stocking farm ponds can be difficult to do this time of the year. However, several measures can be taken to increase your success.

Agriculture
  • Updated

AMES, Iowa — July 1 marked the end of another era for the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University when Mark Rasmussen retired as its director and moved his things to an office across campus where he and other “emeritus” professors gather.

Agriculture
  • Updated

Recent advancements in technology have made their way into precision agriculture, with emphasis placed on using new technologies to increase crop yields and profitability, while simultaneously lowering levels of inputs needed like water, fertilizer and herbicides. Although widely used in row-crop production, precision agriculture is only just beginning to move into the ranching world.

Agriculture
  • Updated

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. — The lowly horseradish — packaged in small, nondescript jars and confined to back shelves of supermarkets — doesn’t get a lot of attention in most places. But it is celebrated in a big way here.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News