Funded by the Illinois Soybean Association checkoff program.

CONSERVATION PRACTICES

Confessions of a Cereal Killer – Part 2

Soy Envoy Brad Zimmerman explains how cover cropping has helped to keep the soil from crusting, improved water infiltration and helped control weeds, in addition to feeding the soil biology and sinking carbon back into the soil.

By |July 27, 2022|

NRCS: Your Soil Health Journey

A growing number of farmers and ranchers from across the country are using cover crops and soil health management systems to improve the health and productivity of their soil.

By |May 26, 2022|

Partnership Supports Illinois Agriculture

Is it still possible for Illinois agriculture to meet the goals outlined in the Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy? Members of the Illinois Sustainable Ag Partnership believe it is possible; and their 2021 Annual Report highlights activities that improve soil health and restore local waters.

By |May 25, 2022|
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