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Fruit and vegetable updates for local producers

Large Scale On-farm Composting May 28

Tuesday, May 28 at Tempel Organic Farm in Old Mill Creek, Illinois. All those interested in large-scale composting are encouraged to attend. For more information go to http://web.extension.illinois.edu/state/calendar_event.cfm?ID=61748 WHO SHOULD ATTEND Livestock producers looking for alternative ma...

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Illinois Pesticide Review Published

May / June 2013 In This Issue Washing Pesticide-Contaminated Clothing Honey Bee Health Report by USDA and EPA European Union Restric...

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Farm Composting Workshop May 21

Farm Composting Workshop May 21 Date and Time: May 21, 2013 Location: Western Illinois University Livestock Center WIU Campus Macomb, IL 61455 Livestock producers, horse owners and stable operators looking for manure management options are encouraged to attend a composting w...

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On-Farm Composting Workshop/Field Day May 28, Lake Co

On-Farm Composting Workshop/Field Day Date and Time: May 21, 2013 Location: Tempel Farms 17970 Millburn Road Old Mill Creek, IL 60072 Western Illinois University and the University of Illinois are presenting an on-farm composting workshop for livestock producers looking for alterna...

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