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Brownstown Agronomy Research Center
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1588 IL 185
Brownstown, IL 62418
Phone: 618-427-3349

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Brownstown Agronomy Research Center


Traveling East or West on I-70 - exit at the Bluff City/Brownstown Exit (Exit #68).

From the West: Turn RIGHT off of exit ramp onto IL Rte. 40. Follow IL Rte. 40 for approximately 1/2 mile, then turn left onto IL Rte 185. The research center is located directly on the south side of IL Rte. 185, approximately 4 miles from the junction of IL Rtes. 40 & 185. BARC is surrounded by a chain link fence, and you can't miss the big sign out front!

From the East: Turn LEFT off of exit ramp onto IL Rte. 40. Follow Route 40 for approximately 1/2 mile, then turn left onto IL Rte 185. The research center is located on the south side of IL Rt. 185, approximately 4 miles from the junction of IL Rtes. 40 & 185. BARC is surrounded by a chain link fence, and you can't miss the big sign out front!

Traveling North on I-57 - exit at the Farina / Vandalia Exit (Exit #135).

Turn LEFT off of exit ramp onto IL Rte. 185. Travel on IL Rte. 185 for approximately 16 miles. The research center is located on the south side of IL Rte. 185, 1/4 mile west of the Brownstown Blacktop (Co Rd 1625 E). BARC is surrounded by a chain link fence, and you can't miss the big sign out front!

Traveling South on I-57 (To Effingham)

Merge onto I-70 West, one mile southwest of Effingham. Follow directions above 'From The East'

GPS Coordinates

N 38.954 degrees latitude
W 88.958 degrees longitude