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Angie Peltier
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Hill and Furrow

Current topics about crop production in Western Illinois, including field crops research at the NWIARDC in Monmouth.
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Center Field Day - July 26, 8 AM

Join personnel from the Northwestern Illinois Ag Research and Demonstration Center for their 36th annual field day on July 26.

Buses will leave the research center (321 201th Ave, Monmouth) at 8 AM sharp and travel to different stops where researchers will discuss their research at the center.

Presentation titles and presenters include:

  • Lessons from 35+ Years of Research at the Northwestern Illinois Ag Research Center, Emerson Nafziger—Extension Specialist, Crop Production—University of Illinois
  • Reducing Tile Drainage Nitrate Loss: Chippin' Away with Woodchip Bioreactors, Laura Christianson—Extension Specialist, Water Quality—University of Illinois
  • 2017: Insect Headlines in Western Illinois, Kelly Estes—Coordinator, Illinois Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey Program—Illinois Natural History Survey
  • Important Soybean Diseases in Illinois, Roger Bowen—Visiting Research Scientist, Dept. of Crop Sciences—University of Illinois, USDA-ARS

Refreshments will be served and CCAs can earn up to 2 CEUs.

Additional questions should be directed to Research Agronomist Greg Steckel:, (309) 734-7459.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program please contact Greg no later than 4 PM on July 5.

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