ICC Cover Crops Field Day set for November 11

Illinois Central College will host its annual Cover Crop Field Day on Tuesday, November 11, from 3-5 pm, on the East Peoria Campus. The field day will include short presentations and plot tours for area farmers and agricultural businessmen.

Presenters include Gordon Roskamp, Pete Fandel, Dean Oswald, and Mike Plumer, who are all currently working with cover crop research at various locations in Central Illinois. Participants will learn about different cover crop species and will have the opportunity to ask questions regarding crop cover management in their own operations.

To register, call ICC Associate Professor Pete Fandel at (309) 694-5410, or email pete.fandel@icc.edu.