Extension Ag Update
July/August 2004
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Illinois Soybean Rust Program

Soybean rust could cause up to an 80% reduction in soybean yields if it is not quickly detected. More

Wheat and Oat Variety Trails Results Available

These annual publications include yield, test weight, and height data from public and private wheat varieties grown at University of Illinois Agronomy Research Centers across the state. More

Pesticide Container Recycling Sites for July 19 - August 13, 2004

The ag industry has made great progress in recent years to reduce the need for plastic pesticide containers by developing new technology like water-soluble packets and direct injection application systems. 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