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Got Ruts?

11/19/2014 10:34
    Public Affairs Illinois Natural Resources Conservation Service 2118 West Park Court Champaign, Illinois 61821 (217) 353-6606  Paige.Buck@il.usda.gov Web: www.il.nrcs.usda.gov   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:...

FARM BILL INFORMATIONAL MEETING TO BE HELD JANUARY 8

11/18/2014 13:15
FARM BILL INFORMATIONAL MEETING TO BE HELD JANUARY 8     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           ...

Putting small acres to good use: Workshop series announced

11/18/2014 10:28
Sept. 22, 2014   Source: Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant, 217-782-4617; cvnghgrn@illinois.edu News writer: Stephanie Henry, 217-244-1183, slhenry@illinois.edu   Putting small acres to good use: Workshop series announced   URBANA – Putting a few extra acres to work can bring in additional...

2015 Illinois Conservation Cropping Seminars Back By Popular Demand!

11/17/2014 13:04
   NEWS _________________________________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release: November 3, 2014               ...

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE EXPANDS STATE EMERALD ASH BORER QUARANTINE

11/07/2014 14:04
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE EXPANDS STATE EMERALD ASH BORER QUARANTINE Boundaries now include 61 of Illinois' 102 counties SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Twelve counties have been added to Illinois' emerald ash borer (EAB) quarantine, the state Department of Agriculture announced today. The new...

SAFETY AND STEWARDSHIP VITAL IN ANHYDROUS AMMONIA APPLICATION

11/03/2014 13:15
SAFETY AND STEWARDSHIP VITAL IN ANHYDROUS AMMONIA APPLICATION SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) and the Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association (IFCA) urge fertilizer dealers and farmers to practice both safety and stewardship this fall when applying anhydrous...

Diverse Coalition Releases Vision Statement for Cover Crops and Soil Health

10/22/2014 12:35
Diverse Coalition Releases Vision Statement for Cover Crops and Soil Health   WASHINGTON, D.C.—October 17, 2014—A diverse coalition of more than 40 national organizations, including commodity groups, agriculture associations, conservation and environmental NGOs, and major agriculture...

ILLINOIS MARKET NEWS SERVICE OFFERS FREE HAY DIRECTORY

10/22/2014 12:32
  ILLINOIS MARKET NEWS SERVICE OFFERS FREE HAY DIRECTORY Web-based tool brings together buyers and sellers in an online marketplace SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Whether buying or selling, the Illinois Department of Agriculture can help consumers who are in the market for hay.  Since 2007, its...

New guidelines reflect benefits of no-till farming

09/04/2014 10:19
New guidelines reflect benefits of no-till farming   Posted   Aug. 28th, 2014 by Robert Arnason1 Comment Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailShare on printMore Sharing Services18       Soil fertility | North Dakota...

Composting Key to Soil Health and Climate Protection, According to Two New Reports

07/16/2014 14:10
Composting Key to Soil Health and Climate Protection, According to Two New Reports | Written by Rebecca Toews| No Comments| Updated on Jul 14, 2014 Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailShare on printMore Sharing Services1   &lt/body&gt The content that...