Soil and water management seminar offers continuing education units
December 7, 2011
Learn more about soil, water and air interactions at the Soil and Water Management Seminar sponsored by University of Illinois Extension at various Extension offices from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2012.

"Those attending will learn about the National Atmospheric Deposition Program, biochar, diseases of corn and residue management, tile biofilters and irrigation scheduling," said Duane Friend, U of I Extension environmental stewardship educator.

Certified Crop Advisors will receive 4.5 continuing education units in soil and water management.

A $45 registration fee is due by Feb. 9. This fee includes lunch. Indicate dietary or disability accommodations during registration.

To register, contact the respective Extension office. Location contacts include Arthur at 217-543-3755, Decatur at 217-877-6042, Edwardsville at 618-650-7050, Galesburg at 309-342-5102, Havana at 309-543-3308, Hillsboro at 217-532-3941, Henry at 309-364-2356, Jacksonville at 217-243-7424, Macomb at 309-837-3939, Murphysboro at 618-687-1727, Ottawa at 815-433-0707, Princeton at 815-875-2878, Quincy at 217-223-8380, Rock Island at 309-756-9978, and Springfield at 217-782-4617. For more information, contact Duane Friend at