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Thursday
Jun 08
June 8, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT

Sangamon CFB Field Day

Join us to hear from several ag engineering and BMP construction experts, university researchers, and many others about ongoing edge-of-field practice implementation and monitoring efforts. Attendees will be transported between a saturated buffer and a woodchip bioreactor to see the practices on the ground. Please RSVP by Friday, June 2nd to Sangamon CFB by calling 217.753.5200. Lunch will be provided. …

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Thursday
Jun 08
June 8, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Soil Health Assessments: Field Day

Field Day

What is a slump test and what does it mean? What tools can show field compaction and infiltration concerns? Join American Farmland Trust, Savanna Institute, and NRCS to learn how to conduct an assortment of in-field soil health assessments, and how to interpret them with your farmers and landowners. This event is part of the Wisconsin Farmland Protection Partnership, a …

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Wednesday
Jun 14
June 14, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am CDT

Illinois Cover Crop On-Farm Network Cover Crop Cocktails

This summer, ICCON is hosting a four-part series, Cover Crop Cocktails, to discuss mixes, rates, and cover crops for your particular goals. Join us for our kick off of this series where Morgan Jennings from Practical Farmers of Iowa, will cover the topic of planting cover crops after a small grain harvest during a mid-summer planting window. This timing could …

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Friday
Jun 16
June 16, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am CDT

Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Webinar Series

ISAP is excited to announce our upcoming Partners for Climate Smart Commodities webinar series, beginning Friday, June 16th at 8am CT. The series will feature PCSC projects working to support Illinois farmers, including those with a multi-state geography. Each hour-long session in the series will feature two PCSC projects, including an overview of the programs and time for Q&A for …

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Tuesday
Jun 20
June 20, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm CDT

Fulton CFB Field Day

Field day will take place at Fulton CFB at 15779 W Hickory Rd, Cuba, IL. The focus of this field day will be point source & nonpoint source exchange. Stay tuned for more details!

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Tuesday
Jun 20
June 20, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm CDT

IL Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework Cohort Meetings

The Illinois ACPF Cohort, coordinated by ISAP, continues to meet to provide opportunities for individuals who are currently using or are interested in using ACPF tools to network with peers, collaborate, troubleshoot, and share lessons learned in an informal space. New members are always welcome to join ACPF cohort meetings which are held approximately bi-monthly. Participating in the Illinois ACPF …

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Thursday
Jun 22
June 22, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

NRCS Conservation Outcomes Webinar Series

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) hosts one-hour virtual webinars from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. eastern on the fourth Thursday of even-numbered months. These webinars feature scientists and other subject matter experts speaking on a diversity of topics related to voluntary conservation efforts on working lands. Recordings of past webinars and associated resources are available here. Past webinars are …

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Friday
Jun 30
June 30, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am CDT

Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Webinar Series

ISAP is excited to announce our upcoming Partners for Climate Smart Commodities webinar series, beginning Friday, June 16th at 8am CT. The series will feature PCSC projects working to support Illinois farmers, including those with a multi-state geography. Each hour-long session in the series will feature two PCSC projects, including an overview of the programs and time for Q&A for …

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Tuesday
Jul 11
July 11, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT

Financial Impacts of Conservation Practices Virtual Trainings

Virtual

These trainings – one for conservation educators and another for farm finance educators – will help participants feel more knowledgeable and confident in supporting farmers’ decisions about cover crops, conservation tillage, and/or managed grazing. This training is for  Conservation professionals/educators who help farmers implement conservation practices, including from Extension, county or state government, Soil and Water Conservation Districts, NRCS, and …

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Wednesday
Jul 12
July 12, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am CDT

Illinois Cover Crop On-Farm Network – Cover Crop Cocktails

To continue ICCON’s four-part summer series, Cover Crop Cocktails, our second call of this series is with Chase Brown from Brown Seed Sales. Chase will discuss how to determine specific seeding rates for cover crops of a multispecies mix and why you would select these rates for your mix. To stay up to date on upcoming calls, receive follow up …

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