Extension Ag Update
January/February 2008
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Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research, University of Illinois 
The new Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research (CABER) serves as an umbrella center for facilitating bioenergy research, education and outreach by various UIUC colleges and the Institute of Genomic Biology. More

Understanding Wheat Quality Tests
Gone are the days when a farmer could just load his grain into a wagon and simply sell it at market. Today's grain marketing involves scientific tests and tools that prove the wheat's quality. More

Rural Route 2 is Available at 1-800-468-1834
The Rural Route 2 service is designed to help farm families get through tough times.  This confidential service provides referrals for farm business and family financial advice; helps manage economic as well as personal situations; helps locate local support; and identifies assistance through the Illinois Farm Development Authority.  More

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