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Illinois Organic Systems Trial’s Roots and Rotations Field Day

When: August 31 from 4:00-7:00 PM

Where: 4202 S First Street Champaign IL – South of the Crop Sciences Research and Education Center at the corner of 1st and Deers Road.

Registration is not required

Join us for an early evening tour of the Illinois Organic Systems Trial, affiliated projects, and the Organic Nursery.

Learn how roots and rotations can contribute to ecosystem services. We will look at the maize roots and corn hybrids, consider how crop rotations influence soils, soil organic matter and soil productivity.


  • Intros and Overview at 4:30 & 5:30 pm
  • Tour Organic Nursery at 5:00 & 6:00 pm

Send any questions to Michelle Wander at mwander@illinois.edu

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    August 31, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

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