Extension Ag Update
November/December 2003
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University of Illinois Plant Clinic Open

The University of Illinois Plant Clinic will open this year on May 1. There have been many changes over the past winter, including the use of a new regional software requiring data reporting on a national level. More

Announcing the New Field Crop Scouting Manual

The new edition of the Field Crop Scouting Manual is on the shelf, ready for you to order. The manual is appropriate for field crop scouting across the Midwest. This fifth edition has 10% percent more content than the prior edition and 30 percent more color. More

Farmers Markets, Local Food Producers Featured in Statewide Directory

Illinois farmers’ markets, fruit and vegetable growers, livestock producers and other local food producers are invited to register with Farm-Direct, a statewide farmer-to-consumer directory. 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. More