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University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

LaSalle County
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Email: uie-blmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Bureau County
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

LaSalle County
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit invites you to the upcoming Ag Management Night

NEWS RELEASE – PREPARED BY Jill Guynn, County Director

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS EXTENSION – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit

 

University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit invites you to the upcoming Ag Management Night to be held at IVCC on Tuesday, January 22, featuring two University specialists. The special program is taking place in Room CTC 124, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Dr. Gary Schnitkey, Professor/Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics -
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Extension Specialist, will be presenting a special program for landowners, operators and others interested, to learn about the 2019 farm economic outlook and ag leasing options. Crop-share, cash rent and flexible leases will be covered as well as the farm economic outlook and cost centers. Price projections and returns to land will also be discussed. There will be time for questions and answers so bring your questions that evening.

Jonathan Coppess, University of Illinois, Director - Gardner Agriculture Policy Program from the Department of Agriculture & Consumer Economics, will cover an update on (expected) 2018 Farm Bill and program revisions; crop insurance options that reflect 2019 pricing and risks; and current conservation programs that can benefit bottom line for the producer.

Pre-registration is required by January 21. Call University of Illinois Extension at 815-224-0889 or register online at: https://go.illinois.edu/2019agmgmt

The fee is $10. per person and can be paid in advance with online registration or that evening at the door.

 

 For questions regarding the program contact Daryle Wragge at 309-364-2356. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please indicate when registering.

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If you have questions or need more information please call University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit at 815-224-0889.