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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 37, “Crop Insurance Deadlines, Cover Crops, and Pandemic Relief.” The episode features Brian Frieden, Regional Office Director of the USDA Risk Management Agency in Springfield, Illinois, where he discusses the new Pandemic Cover Crop Program. If you…
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Regenerative Grazing Field Day Set for September 8

Contact: Cassidy Dellorto-Blackwell, The Land Connection Phone: 217-840-2128 Email: cassidy@thelandconnection.org Regenerative Grazing Field Day in Gays, Illinois, Set for September 8, 2021 Champaign, IL, May 2021 - Are you a beef producer hoping to improve your environmental and economic outcomes? A row crop farmer looking for a herd to graze your cover crops, or looking…
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Free ecosystem market webinars available for farmers

The Illinois Sustainable Ag Partnership will host four webinars in June and July By Diego Flammini Staff Writer Farms.com An industry organization is hosting online presentations to help farmers and industry advisors make informed decisions about emerging market opportunities. The Illinois Sustainable Ag Partnership will host a four-part webinar series in June and July to provide information about…
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Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership to host free webinar series to navigate ecosystem market opportunities

Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership to host free webinar series to navigate ecosystem market opportunities ISAP’s mission is to create a network to support a systems approach to improve Illinois soil health and reduce nutrient loss. DEKALB, Ill. – The Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership (ISAP) will be holding a free, four-part webinar series this summer, exploring new ecosystem services…
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