Conservation Cropping Seminars Offer Ideas to Learn, To Share, To Take Back to the Farm


 

All Seminars are a collaboraton of efforts by:

  

 
This will be the fifth year conservation partners provide this opportunity to learn and share.  Registration for the 2018 seminars will be coming soon.  The events are perfect for a local learning experience from farmers, experts, and others.  Hear from people using and experiencing success firsthand.
 
Discussion topics include:
 - Improvements for soil health
 - Cover crops that work
 - Nutrient management solutions
 - Informal networking with exhibitors &  
    speakers
 
REGISTRATION COMING SOON
Lunch Included!
(CCA - 5.0 SWM CEUs applied for)
January 23, 2018
Kankakee, IL
 
January 24, 2018
Olney, IL
 
January 25, 2018
Peoria, IL
 
 
Conservation Cropping Seminars
Coordinated by:
 
Local Soil & Water Conservation Districts
Illinois Department of Agriculture
USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Illinois Stewardship Alliance
American Farmland Trust
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Illinois Council of Best Management Practices

  

Please Help Us Sponsor These Seminars and Check Out the Benefits for You!

 

Sponsor / Exhibitor Opportunities are as follows:

Platinum $5,000 - up
Exhibitor
Booth
4 registrations
1/2 page
advertisement
all 3 locations
Gold $4,999 - $3,500
Exhibitor
Booth
3 registrations
1/4 page
advertisement
all 3 locations
Silver $3,499 - $1,000
Exhibitor
Booth
2 registrations
1/8 page
advertisement
all 3 loactions
Bronze $999 - $500
Exhibitor
Booth
2 registrations   all 3 locations
Copper $499 - $250
Exhibitor
Booth
    for 1 location

 

Sponsorships can be taken by mail or online through Illinois ePay:

 

Deadline for Sponsorships is January 2018.  Late sponsorships will be accepted, but company logos and ads may not be included in seminar proceeding booklets due to printing deadlines. 

contact the following for more information:

Elliot Lagacy

Marty McManus

Joe Bybee

 

 

2017 Sponsors:
Gold:
Illinois Department of Agriculture
USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service
American Farmland Trust
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Monsanto
 
Silver:
1st Farm Credit
Illinois Corn Growers Association 
ProHarvest
 
Bronze:
Salford Group Inc
Saddle Butte Ag
 
Copper:
Midwest Grass and Forage (Jacksonville)
Hendrickson Flying and Mark Seed (Rockford)
Gypsoil (Carbondale)
AgriEnergy Resources
Hendrickson Flying Service
Mark Seed Resources
 
 
2016 Sponsors:
1st Farm Credit

Ag Production Specialists

American Farmland Trust

C.D. Ford and Sons Inc

Gypsoil

Illinois C-BMP

Illinois Department of Agriculture

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

The Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Lindell Aerial Ag Service

Midwest Grass & Forage

Monsanto

ProHarvest Seeds

Salford Group Inc

Saddle Butte Ag

Schertz Aerial Service Inc

 
2015 Sponsors:

1st Farm Credit

American Farmland Trust

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust

Gypsoil

Illinois C-BMP

Illinois Department of Agriculture

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

The Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Lincoln Heritage RC&D

Midwest Grass & Forage

NB&T

Orthman Manufacturing

Salford Group Inc

Schertz Aerial Service Inc

The Nature Conservancy

USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service

 

2014 Sponsors:

Platinum

American Farmland Trust

 

Gold

Illinois Department of Agriculture

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

Monsanto

USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service

 

Silver

Farm Credit Services

The Illinois Stewardship Alliance

North Central SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education)

ProHarvest Cover 365

 

Bronze

American Family Insurance - Angie Siddell Agency

Bureau County SWCD

Byron Seeds LLC

Champaign County SWCD

Curless Flying

Farm Air Inc.

Gypsoil

Jefferson County SWCD

JM Innovations

LaSalle County SWCD

Mark Seed Company

McLean County SWCD

Midwest Grass & Forage

Mosaic

Saddle Butte Ag

Salford Group Inc

Schertz Aerial Service, Inc