Take Off from Verdisian
At the Farm Progress Show we visited with Nick Vandervort, a certified crop advisor and technical development manager at Verdisian Life Sciences. One of their products, TakeOff, helps corn achieve maximum results through the growing season. fp-verdis-takeoff
Get More E15 at the Pump
This month 7 Midwestern governors sent a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy asking the Obama Administration to remove a significant regulatory obstacle that is preventing large-scale availability and use of E15 and mid-level ethanol blends. We visit with Ron Lamberty, senior vice president of the American Coaltion for Ethanol about why, in some states, […]
Diplodia Claims with Country
Brad Clow is Country Financials crop claims manager. He explains what farmers need to do if they think diplodia has led to significant yield losses this year.
IL Ag Leadership Foundation
We visited with Don Norton, President & CEO of IALF, the Illinois Ag Leadership Foundation. It recently announced the 30 members of its 2018 class. It includes Tasha Bunting at Illinois Farm Bureau, who talks about her interests in being apart of the group.
Jason Haupt with U of I Extension, Fulton County, recently worked with hundred of students through an environmental experience day. He also talks about the benefits of having native plants throughout the yard, from wildlife and habitat to fighting invasive species.