Navigation Links
Farm Aid celebrates 20-year journey, heads back to Illinois roots

CHICAGO The 20th anniversary of Farm Aid, the rock concert designed to shed light (and some money) on the plight of American farmers, took place this past weekend in Chicago.

As indicated by the Chicago Tribune in an article this weekend on this unique phenomenon, the American farm is not onl......

Full article >>> y.

As indicated by the table below, Farm Aid venues have moved around the U.S. over the last 20 years.

Over its 20-year history, Farm Aid has donated $17 million in grant supports to family farms ranging from $1,000 to $50,000. As Illinois has been the focus of four of the Farm Aid concerts, here some key facts about Illinois farming courtesy o......

Full article >>> , a company that provides CEO services including financing, business and corporate development to start-up and early stage life science companies such as Renovar and Immune Cell Therapy. Rosen is also a founder and board member of the Illinois Biotechnology Industry Organization. He can be reached at

Full article >>>
'"/> By Michael Rosen 09/19/05

Related biology technology :

1. The Why Files celebrates decade of science exploration
2. Internet Scout celebrates 10 years on web, eyes new project launch
3. Cancer-fighting agent heads for clinical trials
4. UW-M engineering dean heads for promising medical business
5. The quest for the perfect headset
6. Municipal broadband in Illinois: Where are the standards?
7. Cingular expanding service in Wisconsin, Illinois
8. NorthStar signs exclusive agreement with Illinois foundation
9. Proposed Illinois broadband act falls short
10. Cingular Wireless to invest $300 million in Illinois and Wisconsin
11. M&I forms partnership with Illinois software developer
Post Your Comments:

(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 24, 2015 , ... International ... and one of the premier annual events for pharmaceutical manufacturing: 2015 Annual Meeting. ... 2015, where ISPE hosted the largest number of attendees in more than a ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 24, 2015 , ... This fall, ... at competitive events in five states to develop and pitch their BIG ideas to ... from each state are competing for votes to win the title of SAP's Teen ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... Nov. 24, 2015  Tikcro Technologies Ltd. (OTCQB: TIKRF) today announced that ... 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Israel time, at the ... Yigal Allon Street, 36 th Floor, Tel Aviv, Israel ... Paneth and Izhak Tamir to the Board of Directors; ... external directors; , approval of an amendment to certain terms of ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... ... InSphero AG, the leading supplier of easy-to-use solutions for production, culture, and assessment ... Chief Operating Officer. , Having joined InSphero in November 2013 as Business ... to Head of InSphero Diagnostics in 2014. There she has built up the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/18/2015)... , November 18, 2015 ... has published a new market report titled  Gesture Recognition ... and Forecast, 2015 - 2021. According to the report, the global ... and is anticipated to reach US$29.1 bn by 2021, ... North America dominated the ...
(Date:11/16/2015)... , Nov 16, 2015  Synaptics Inc. ... human interface solutions, today announced expansion of its ... ™ touch controller and display driver integration ... of smartphones. These new TDDI products add to ... (HD resolution), TD4302 (WQHD resolution), and TD4322 (FHD ...
(Date:11/10/2015)... LONDON , Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... segmented on the basis of product, type, ... segments included in this report are consumables, ... this report are safety biomarkers, efficacy biomarkers, ... in this report are diagnostics development, drug ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):