The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction podcast is produced by the University of Illinois Extension. Tune in to Episode 39, “Are these tools in your toolbox? Prairie Strips.”
The episode features Paula Hingson, USDA-NRCS Assistant State Conservationist (Easement Programs) and CRP Program Manager and Dallas Glazik, biologist with Illinois Pheasants Forever. The guests discuss the benefits of prairie strips, which include erosion control, pest and weed management, and soil health.
As always, all of the episodes can be found here: https://will.illinois.edu/agriculture/note/50107