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Angie Peltier

Angie Peltier
Former Extension Educator, Commercial Agriculture

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Hill and Furrow

Current topics about crop production in Western Illinois, including field crops research at the NWIARDC in Monmouth.

Wanted: Illinois soybean producers for online survey

Posted by Angie Peltier -

Do you produce soybeans in Illinois? Would you be willing to spend 10 minutes helping to tailor programs and projects geared toward improving future soybean yield and profitability? If your answer to both questions is "yes", assist a joint effort of personnel from the University of Illinois Extension and Departments of Crop Sciences and Consumer and Environmental Sciences and the Illino...

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Figure. Soybean seed prices 2001-2014 (USDA-ERS).
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Soybean seed treatments: options, considerations.

According to the 2015 Illinois Crop Budgets prepared by University of Illinois Economist Dr. Gary Schnitkey, an estimated average of $78 per acre will be spent on soybean seed - the single largest direct cost of producing soybean. According to the...

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