IFB funding supports updates for two watershed plans
Both McLean and Vermilion SWCDs applied for and recently learned they will receive federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Section 319 grants.
Published October 23, 2019 Source: | Tags: water quality, Soil and Water Conservation Districts, SWCD
SIU scientists share studies on nutrient management, water quality at IFB Field Day
The Field Day was sponsored by SIU College of Agricultural Sciences, Illinois Nutrient Research and Education Council and Illinois Farm Bureau.
Published July 9, 2019 Source: | Tags: SIUC Field Day, SIUC, Southern Illinois University, Kay Shipman, nutrient management, water quality, Illinois NREC
IFB part of group sharing water quality efforts in Utah
The collaboration can serve as a model for other states in the Midwest dealing with their own nutrient loss reduction strategies, according to Karl Williard.
Published June 19, 2019 Source: | Tags: Lauren Lurkins, water quality, protecting the environment, NLRS, nutrient management, Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy, nutrient stewardship, water resources