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CARBON FARMING IN ILLINOIS

CARBON FARMING IN ILLINOIS In celebration of climate week, ISAP is excited to announce a NEW fact sheet dedicated to carbon farming opportunities! Illinois has over 23 million acres of cropland suitable for adoption of practices capable of increasing soil carbon and storage such as planting cover crops and reducing tillage, presenting an exciting opportunity for Illinois farmers to offer immediate, scalable solutions…
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Did you miss the recent P-Workshop webinar? We got you covered!

P-Workshop: Managing Phosphorus in Conservation Cropping Systems | 9/3/2020 Click here to watch the webinar! Join the Illinois Sustainable Ag Partnership, American Farmland Trust, and the Upper Macoupin Creek Watershed Partnership for an informative webinar focused on managing phosphorus in conservation cropping systems. Presentations will highlight current research and management tips for farmers and their…
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The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Podcast – NEW EPISODE

The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction podcast is produced by the University of Illinois Extension. Tune in to Episode 29 of the Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Podcast, “Meet the New Illinois NRCS State Soil Health Specialist.” This episode features Dr. Stacy Zuber, the new Illinois NRCS State Soil Health Specialist. Stacy discusses her work with soil health…
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ALPHABET SOUP: CONSERVATION LEASE CONVERSATION 8.20.2020

Did you happen to miss our most recent Alphabet Soup event? Don't worry, we recorded the event so you can watch it! This free, online event expands on the "Conservation and Farmland Leasing" webinar hosted by the Illinois Soybean Association that features Dr. Gary Schnitkey and a discussion on the conservation lease addenda available for…
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