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Thursday
Feb 02
February 2, 2023 @ 6:52 pm CST

Edge-of-Field Roadmap

Roadmap seeks to accelerate adoption of edge of field conservation practices In early 2021, The Nature Conservancy, the Soil and Water Conservation Society, and Meridian Institute released Leading at the Edge: A Roadmap to Advance Edge of Field Practices in Agriculture, a new resource to build awareness, generate momentum, and catalyze adoption of conservation practices such as wetlands, buffers, and …

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Friday
Feb 05
February 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am UTC+0

Leading at the Edge: A Roadmap to Advance Edge of Field Practices in Agriculture

Basic Illinois Location (Online)

Join a 1-hour webinar about the importance of accelerating the adoption of Edge of Field (EoF) practices to achieve an integrated, whole-farm approach to working lands conservation. The webinar is hosted by The Nature Conservancy (TNC), the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS), and Meridian Institute. Sustainability is becoming mainstream in agriculture, and real progress is being made improving the …

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Thursday
Feb 02
February 2, 2023 @ 6:52 pm CST

CoverCress: Research and Development of Field Pennycress as a Cash Crop for Illinois Farmers

[highlight]Message from Pete Fandell, ISAP Steering Committee Member: ISAP is committed to providing tools and information for farmers and their trusted advisors to improve soil health and reduce nutrient loss. This includes sharing research on new technologies. Members were made aware of research being conducted by CoverCress during a recent call among cover crop specialists. CoverCress is in the early …

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