Commercial Agriculture spans a wide range of topics and works to address the needs of various producers. The expertise of our local educational specialists combined with the resources of the statewide Illinois Extension system form a powerful source of information and insight for agricultural producers in our region. 

Looking for an answer to a specific question? Contact one of our educators to learn more about how Illinois Extension is prepared to help.

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Asking for help is a sign of strength and courage. The Illinois Agricultural Mental Health Voucher Program allows agricultural producers and their families to seek help free of charge from a certified mental health professional.  Vouchers for Ag Producers.

Upcoming Programs:

Cover Crop Roundtable Discussion - August 28, 2024 | Marshall-Putnam Extension Office |7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Anhydrous Ammonia Certified Grower Training and Certification - September 11, 2024 | Illinois Valley Community College | 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Certified Livestock Manager Training - Online training option