Extension Ag Update
September/October 2004
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Publications Plus University of Illinois Agricultural and Horticultural Publications

Call 1-800-345-6087 or order on the web www.PublicationsPlus.uiuc.edu

It's a one-stop shop for a current catalog of research-based information (Mastercard and VISA accepted)

2005 Illinois Agricultural Pest Management Handbook (IAPM-05)
This annually updated handbook provides information on agricultural pest and products to control them. Call 1-800-345-6087 or order on the web www.PublicationsPlus.uiuc.edu

Illinois Erosion & Tillage Trends, 2004

This is the latest fact sheet released in the Land & Water Series. This publication incorporates the latest 2004 data from the Soil Conservation Transect Survey. For your copy contact your local Extension office.

2004 Directory of Least Toxic Pest Control Products

This directory compiles more than 2,000 pest control items from approximately 500 producers and suppliers worldwide including insects, pathogens, and weeds. For more information or to order contact: Bio-Integral Resource Center, PO Box 7414, Berkeley, CA 94707, (510) 524-2567. BIRC@igc.org.

Alfalfa Analyst, 3rd edition

This 9 page publication discusses diseases, insects, soil fertility and other growth problems of alfalfa. To order, contact the National Alfalfa Alliance. at (509) 585-5460. You can order copies at their web site, http://www.alfalfa.org/cascpub.html

Soy for the Last Minute Chef

Using frozen soy meal or substituting soymilk are some of the secrets to incorporating soy into your diet that are shared in this new book. It is the fourth in an ongoing cookbook series, Soy in the American Kitchen. There is a wide range of tasty recipes ranging from lemon poppy seed bread to fruit pops. To order call, (217) 244-1706. Sample recipes and an on-line order form are also available on the Internet at www.soyfoodsillinois.uiuc.ed