soil

Tuesday
Jan 18
January 18, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0

Economics of Soil Health: Contributions of Reduced Tillage and Cover Cropping

A series of Soil Science Society of America webinars produced in partnership with The Soil Health Institute and sponsored by The Walton Family Foundation. Weighing the costs and benefits of soil health management practices is a primary concern for producers considering the adoption of such practices. However, the economic information needed for making data-driven, science-based decisions is difficult to find. …

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Tuesday
Nov 24
November 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am UTC+0

Soil Health Partnership Sessions Webinar: Nutrient Management – Looking at Farmer Experiences

Basic Illinois Location (Online)

On November 24, the Soil Health Partnership will host a Soil Sessions webinar. This webinar will be co-hosted by Dr. Sally Flis, Senior Director of Agronomy with The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), and Lisa Kubik, SHP Field Manager in Iowa. In this session, our hosts will discuss several farmer case studies that look at the interaction between soil health, conservation practices, …

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Monday
Jun 27
June 27, 2022 @ 4:36 pm CDT

Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership to host a series of virtual meetings on Conservation Drainage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 21, 2020 CONTACT: Adrienne Marino | adrienne.marino@tnc.org Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership to host a series of virtual meetings on Conservation Drainage ISAP’s mission is to create a network to support a systems approach to improve Illinois soil health and reduce nutrient loss. DEKALB, Ill. – Members of the Illinois Sustainable Agriculture Partnership, ISAP, with additional industry agency, conservation, …

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Monday
Jun 27
June 27, 2022 @ 4:36 pm CDT

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 stewardship. Lexi Clark of Field …

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Thursday
Dec 12
December 12, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm UTC+0

Cover Crop Meeting – University of Illinois Extension Effingham

University of Illinois Extension Effingham Office

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 on Nutrient Loss in Illinois, …

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Thursday
Jul 25
July 25, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm UTC+0

The Impacts of Cover Crops and 4R Nitrogen Management on Water Quality and Agronomics

Lake Springfield Watershed & The Soil Health Partnership want to invite you to a dinner with Dr. Shalamar Armstrong. Dr. Shalamar Armstrong is an Assistant Professor of Soil Conservation and Management in the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University and is an adjunct professor of the Illinois State University Department of Agriculture. He is the director of the Soil Ecosystem …

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