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University of Illinois Soil Fertility Webinar


February 28, 2019, 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
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A live webinar will be hosted in 23 Illinois Extension offices across the state on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Check the list of locations below to find an office nearest you.  Registration must be made by phoning the office where you plan to attend.

Presentations include:

  • Understanding and Extending Organic Nutrient Management Concepts by Joel Gruver, Western Illinois University, Associate Professor of Soil Science & Sustainable Agriculture
  •  Managing Phosphorus Loss in Tile Systems by Aaron Pape, University of Wisconsin Discovery Farms, Tile Drainage Education Coordinator
  • Long-term Crop Rotation and Tillage Effects on Soil GHG Emissions and Crop Production in Illinois by  Gevan Behnke, University of Illinois, Senior Research Specialist
  • Cover Crops and Soil N Availability in Corn & Soybean Systems by Lowell Gentry, University of Illinois, Principal Research Specialist in Agriculture
  • S.T.A.R. A Farmer-Led Program to Reduce Nutrient and Soil Losses and Improve Soil Health by Bruce Henrikson, Champaign SWCD, Special Projects Coordinator

Certified Crop Advisors will receive 2.5 continuing education units in Nutrient Management and 2 continuing education units in Soil and Water Management by attending this seminar, but farmers and the general public are encouraged to attend.