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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.
Figure. Grain sorghum (Image: Dr. Patrick Brown).
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Sorghum Research comes to the Northwestern Research Center

Anyone driving by the West side of the Northwestern Illinois Agricultural Research and Demonstration Center (NWIARDC) this past summer likely noticed a field of plants that looked alien to the typical landscape in Warren County Illinois.  A team of University of Illinois researchers led by Dr. Patrick Brown, Assistant Professor in the Department of Crop Sciences, is studying the genetic control...

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