Farmers Encouraged to Attend Conservation Cropping Seminars in January

The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) is sponsoring a series of one-day seminars to provide farmers with the latest information about soil and water conservation practices.

The series begins January 26 at the iHotel Conference Center in Champaign. Other seminars will be held throughout the month in Godfrey and Milan.

Each seminar will have its own agenda. However, all three will include local agricultural producers and resource experts will share information and personal experiences on soil health improvement options, cover crop success, and wise nutrient management techniques. Read more here.