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Cover Crop Adaption: Late Planting and IPM Management

June 21, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Free

Hosted by Jake and Josh Lieb, Soil Health Partnership farmers, the day willl include Barry Fisher (USDA NRCS) discussing cover crops with late planting, and general tips for quick establishment in Central IL. Stephanie Frischie (Xerces) will share how covers (and the beneficial insects they attract) can be a welcome addition to your IPM plan, and we'll take a tour of the Liebs' soybeans that were planted into 4' rye this spring.

The day begins with a free lunch at 11:30, with programming beginning at 12:30pm.

Please register for lunch count by June 20.

Details

Date:
June 21, 2019
Time:
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
soilhealthpartnership.org

Venue

Lieb Farms
1139 E 1780 North Rd.
Monticello, 61856
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Phone:
309-831-7558
Website:
soilhealthpartnership.org