April 1 marks the initial planting date for a couple of experiments at the research farm. Emerson Nafziger's crew and the farm staff took advantage of the sunny afternoon to kick off the 2015 crop season.
Crop Sciences Research and Education Center
N-307 Turner Hall MC-046
1102 South Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
Welcome to the University of Illinois Extension's website for the Crop Science Research and Education Center. Locally referred to as the South Farms. In addition to the 1,000 acres of research fields south of campus, it also includes the Morrow Plots established in 1876 and is the oldest continuous agricultural research field in the United States.