All posts tagged "conservation"
4 Facts About Conservation on Illinois Farms
Over the last 60 years, Illinois farms have more than doubled production while using 11% less land. (USDA...
Cemetery Prairies Preserve the State’s Horticultural History
Pioneer cemetery prairies are some of the best examples of black soil prairie remnants remaining in a pristine,...
Ways Rural and Urban Efforts are Improving Water Quality
Rural and urban entities work together to help conserve water and improve water quality in the state.
Following the 4Rs for Conservation
Follow the 4Rs for conservation practices.
Keeping Fertilizer On Course
The Illinois Nutrient Research & Education Council, along with researchers, have developed a new guide to help with...
Helpful Tips Protect Water Resources
The Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy offers tips to help keep water clean.
Research Field Guide
Farmer-supported research improves water quality.
Farmers Take Action to Protect Streams and Rivers
Illinois farmers participate in the Indian Creek Watershed project to help with water conservation.
Ahead of the Curve of Conservation
Illinois farmers lead the nation in no-till farming.
The Power of Illinois: Wind Energy, Ethanol and Other Biofuels
From windmills to biofuels, Illinois has power to spare.