Extension Ag Update
May/June 2001
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Sowing Clover Mats to Shelter Weed Seed Eaters
Adam Davis, an ecologist with the Agricultural Research Service in Urbana, Ill., is experimenting with a novel method for enlisting nature's seed-eaters -- birds, rodents and insects...More

Research Confirms Link Between Extended Crop Rotations-Soil Quality
Farmers who want to maintain soil quality may want to get back to planting extended rotations of grain and forage crops...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