Know Your Ag Environment

The Henry, Mercer and Rock Island County Farm Bureaus invite you to join them for the workshop “Know Your Ag Environment”.  The seminar will be held on Monday, February 25, beginning at 4:30 p.m. at the Camden Centre, 2701 First Street E., Milan, Illinois. 

The event will include an exhibitor area, selection of two breakout sessions, dinner and will conclude with our keynote speakers.  The breakout sessions will focus on such topics as best management practices to help improve a farm’s environmental performance and Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategies. 

Keynote speakers will be Lauren Lurkins and Adam Nielsen of Illinois Farm Bureau.  Lauren is the Director of Natural and Environmental Resources and will present an update on the Clean Water Rule.  Adam is the Director of National Legislation and Policy Development and will present about the Farm Bill and Conservation Title.

There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is required by February 18 by contacting the Henry County Farm Bureau (309-937-2411), Mercer County Farm Bureau (309-582-5116) or Rock Island County Farm Bureau (309-736-7432).