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2018 Small Farms Winter Webinar Series

Registration NOW OPEN! University of Illinois Extension presents a weekly educational series for the small farm community. This series will provide practical knowledge on emerging topics which advance local food production in Illinois. These online presentations w...

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Winemaking Fundamentals Symposium

August 1, 2017 10 AM – 5 PM Trutter Center, Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield IL Are you ready to take your wines to the next level? IGGVA Enologist Bradley Beam, along with Scott Laboratories resident expert Michael Jones, SIU Fermentation Science Institute professor Dr. Katherine Witrick, and Bauerhaus Marketing guru Rebecca Ritz will collectively guide you t...

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Vegetable Field Day - 2017

PLACE: Vegetable Crops Research Farm at Champaign, IL DATE:  August 17, 2017 TIME: 1:30 – 3:00 P.M. PRESENTATIONS: All at Research Plots of Pumpkins                Squash Cucumber                Basil Tomato Pepper...

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Farmer, Brewer, Baker & Distiller Grain Summit

An Illinois and Missouri local grains centered day of round-table discussions, networking and inspiration with farmers, brewers, distillers, and bakers. Brought to you by Food Works of Southern Illinois and Regenerate Illinois. Co-Sponsors: Prairie Rivers Network, Fresh Taste, Hewn Bread Bakery, Union Loafers Cafe and Bread Bakery, Missouri Coalition for the Environment, Illinois Stewardship All...

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2107 Illinois Crop Management Conferences

Register now for the 2107 Illinois Crop Management Conferences. *Jan 18 - Mt Vernon *Jan 25 - Springfield *Feb 1 - Champaign *Feb 15 - Malta For complete details or to register online:...

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