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Episode 25 of the Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Podcast

The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction podcast is produced by University of Illinois Extension. Tune in to Episode 25 of the Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Podcast, “Uncovering the Benefits of Cover Crops” featuring Lowell Gentry and Brian Corkill. As always, all of the episodes can be found here: https://will.illinois.edu/agriculture/note/50107
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Strategies to Reduce Nitrate Loss from Tile-Drained Cropland

Strategies to Reduce Nitrate Loss from Tile-Drained Cropland The recently released Illinois EPA and Department of Agriculture biennial report on Illinois’ Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy (NLRS) showed that nitrate and phosphorus loads, in addition to water flows, have increased statewide since 2013. While it may appear there has been no progress in reducing nutrient runoff,…
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Alphabet Soup is Happening Soon!

Alphabet soup is back! Join colleagues and friends for discussion and networking at our first Alphabet Soup gathering of 2020. Dr. Laura Gentry of the Illinois Corn Growers Association will provide a brief recap of the NLRS findings. Dr. Linda Prokopy of Purdue University will lead an in-depth discussion on communications strategies related to land…
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Cover Crop Meeting – University of Illinois Extension Effingham

Join us for a FREE cover crop meeting at the University of Illinois Extension Effingham office to learn about the following: An Update on Nutrient Loss in Illinois Soil Health Partnership Findings in Southern Illinois Are Cover Crops Shifting Your Insect Populations? Profitability in an Advanced Conservation System 8:30 AM—Registration opens 9:00—Welcome 9:05— An Update…
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