It might sound like a made-up monster from a horror flick, but invasive jumping worms are real — and they're causing real problems.
Agriscience teacher and FFA adviser Liz Harris said a freshman student's excitement and curiosity led her to secure a $10,000 grant to renovate the greenhouse at Normal Community High School.
Sangamon Valley High School's ag education program has grown in the last few years and recently added a greenhouse to allow students to grow plants to sell.
There is a major new player in the Illinois weed industry.
John Miller held the position of Gardener II, Greenhouse in University Farms for Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 2020. According to…
Clinton Chamness held the position of Gardener I, Greenhouse in Plant Biology for Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 2020. According t…
SPRINGFIELD — Trent Lawrence had a rude awakening earlier this week. Overnight, mice had gotten into the greenhouse on his farm and eaten several dozen trays of seedlings he was planning to transplant into a field.
DIXON — Some take them scrambled, sunny-side up, or baked in a cookie.
STEELEVILLE — It’s windy on the hill where Glenn and Carol Meyer begin their day of work in the greenhouse.
"It'll be wild around here tomorrow," Jerry Brooks predicted Sunday.