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Stretch of summer weather

Posted by Russel Higgins -

Several rain free days with seasonal temperatures have allowed us to wrap up our small grain projects at the NIARC. Wheat harvest is complete and delivered, our grain samples tested moderate to high in vomatoxins, 4 to nearly 10 parts per million. Yields from the wheat trials are available on the Variety testing website http://vt.crops...

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Northern Illinois Agronomy Day, July 9th

Posted by Russel Higgins -

The Northern Illinois Agronomy Research Center will be hosting its summer Agronomy Day on Thursday, July 9th in Shabbona. Join University of Illinois Extension specialists and researchers as they address issues pertinent to the 2015 crop growing season. The program begins at 9:00 a.m. and will finish with a noon meal provided at no cost. It is open to all who wish to attend and...

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