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


 

All Seminars are a collaboraton of efforts by:

  

For seven years we've talked to & learned from innovative farmers who use science, stewardship, and courage to create sustainable operations.  For 2020, we offer Rick Clark, IL/IN Farmer; Brian Young, Weed Scientist at Purdue; and Hans Kok, Soil Health Consultant, IN.  These three will motivate and amaze you with knowledge and evidense of success. 
Don't miss the 2020 event near you.   
 
 
Listen, learn and talk to people who KNOW it will work on your land.  The time to wait is over.  It's time to take action! Join us - join the movement.  Bring YOUR soil back to life! 
 
 

Register Online to reserve your spot

(click the link and choose Make a

One Time Payment)

or by mail by clicking on your seminar

of choice for a printable form.    


Lunch Included!
(CCA - 5.0 SWM Credits
Applied For)
 
 
 
 
Conservation Cropping Seminars
Coordinated by:
 
Illinois Department of Agriculture
USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Champaign County SWCD
Jefferson County SWCD
McLean County SWCD
Ogle County SWCD
Illinois Stewardship Alliance
American Farmland Trust
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

  

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: Choose make a one-time payment and then your payment category.  

 

Deadline for 2020 Sponsorships is January 7, 2020.  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

 

2019 Sponsors:

Platinum:
American Farmland Trust
 
Gold:
Illinois Department of Agriculture
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Monsanto
USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service
 
Silver:
Compeer Financial
Illinois Corn Growers Association
ProHarvest Seeds
 
Bronze:
Illinois Farm Bureau
Illinois Soybean Association
Midwest Grass & Forage
Saddle Butte Ag
Salford Group Inc
 
Copper:
The Nature Conservancy
Nutrien Ag Solutions
Soil & Water Conservation Society
 

2018 Sponsors:

Platinum:
American Farmland Trust
 
Gold:
Illinois Department of Agriculture
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Monsanto
USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service
 
Silver:
Compeer Financial
Illinois Stewardship Alliance
ProHarvest Seeds
 
Bronze:
Illinois Farm Bureau
Illinois Soybean Association
Midwest Grass & Forage
Saddle Butte Ag
Salford Group Inc
 
Copper:
Soil & Water Conservation Society

 

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