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Robert Bellm

Extension Educator, Commercial Agriculture

University of Illinois Extension
1588 IL 185
Brownstown, IL 62418
Phone: 618-427-3349

Robert Bellm is a crop systems educator with University of Illinois Extension. He holds a master's degree in agronomy and a bachelor's degree in agriculture from University of Illinois.

Bellm specializes in field crops, forages and alternative crops; weed control; soil fertility and tillage; and environmental issues related to agriculture.

He is a member of the Illinois Extension Agricultural Association, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, American Society of Agronomy, North Central Weed Science Society, Weed Science Society of America, and is an American Society of Agronomy Certified Crop Adviser.

Program Offerings

  • Soil fertility management
  • Alfalfa and forage production
  • Livestock manure management
  • Private Pesticide Applicator Training
  • Corn and soybean production
  • On-farm demonstration/research plots
  • Wheat management
  • Crop pest management
  • Specialty crops