Extension Ag Update
January/February 2001
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Soybean Rust Information
The presence of Phakopsora_ sp. or soybean rust in the United States has been well advertised. There have even been a few rumblings about soybean rust in Illinois. More

Variety Website Now Has Oats
Variety results for oats, wheat, forages, corn and soybeans in the 2004 research variety plots are posted on the Variety Research webpage.  More

New WPS Glove Requirements for Workers, Handlers, and Pilots
EPA posted the final rule amending the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) for glove requirements. More

Not Feeling Quite So Cold?
Wind Chill factors are used to estimate how cold the weather feels. 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