Nutrient Stewardship Virtual Field Days

The Illinois Farm Bureau (IFB) Board of Directors considers environmental action to be an organizational priority, following through by continuing to commit significant resources to do the job. Since 2015, IFB has committed over $1.5 million to support implementation of the Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy (NLRS). The IFB Nutrient Stewardship Grant Program is an example of how IFB and county Farm Bureaus (CFBs) partner to create lasting impacts in nutrient stewardship, funding projects that take innovative approaches to improving soil health and water quality.

Due to COVID-19, the decision was made to cancel all in-person Nutrient Stewardship Field Days. In place of in-person field days, IFB worked to produce Virtual Field Days to share the work of counties and their partners involved in the IFB Nutrient Stewardship Grant Program.

Nutrient Stewardship Virtual Field Days

The following information will be provided for each Nutrient Stewardship Virtual Field Day:

  • a brief summary of the effort
  • video links to speaker presentations
  • a booklet of preliminary results

Information for each Virtual Field Day will be provided as it becomes available.
IFB will also be applying for Certified Crop Advisory credits for the content.


Clinton County

Nutrient and manure management results

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LaSalle County

 

Struvite field application resultsView Details

Warren-Henderson

 

Nitrogen strip field trial results

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Jo Daviess County

 

Coming Soon

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McHenry County

 

Coming Soon

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Shelby County

 

Coming Soon

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St. Clair County

 

Coming Soon

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Wayne County

 

Coming Soon

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Please contact Raelynn Parmely, IFB environmental program manager, at rparmely@ilfb.org with any questions.

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