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Have you solved the resiliency puzzle?

Solve the resiliency puzzle! Join members of the Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership for the second state-wide Risk Management Conference on June 27th at the Dekalb County Farm Bureau in Sycamore, Illinois. Rod Weinzierl, director of the Illinois Corn Growers Association, will be our keynote speaker, fitting all the pieces together to "solve the resiliency puzzle".…
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PCM Farmer and Report Updates

More than half of U.S. corn is still not planted—Illinois is one of the states the furthest behind. Precision Conservation Management (PCM) realized one benefit from the wet, delayed spring—a few extra weeks to schedule our Resource Analysis and Assessment Plan (RAAP) reports. This spring, our PCM Specialists were able to visit about 200 Illinois producers…
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University of Illinois Extension joins ISAP as a contributing partner

ISAP is excited to announce the addition of University of Illinois Extension as a contributing partner hoping to create meaningful and positive change in agriculture in the state of Illinois. University of Illinois Extension is the flagship outreach effort of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, offering educational programs to residents of all of Illinois'…
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Conservation Drainage Training Recruits 2019 Participants: Central Illinois training dives into edge-of-field practices

From the classroom to the field, 22 Illinois agricultural professionals came together last summer for the first series of Advanced Conservation Drainage Training (ACDT) to build their knowledge of the practices and principles behind conservation drainage. As the entire agriculture community works to improve water quality and reduce nutrient losses in the state, the drainage…
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