Extension Ag Update
January/February 2001
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Looking for Volunteers for On-Farm N Rate Trials
While we have more N rate response data from Illinois trials than any other state has, we need data from more and better-distributed trials in order to better support the new nitrogen recommendations. For this reason, we are asking producers in all parts of the state to carry out N rate trials using field-scale plots and equipment. Our goal for 2006 is to have at least 100 on-farm, N rate trials in Illinois. More

The Illinois Forestry Association (IFA)
A new state organization has been formed to represent forestry in Illinois.  The Illinois Forestry Association will act on issues that impact rural and community forests and promote forestry in Illinois. 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