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Youth Safety and Health: Guidelines, safety, and programs

Agriculture is one of the most dangerous industries in the nation. Each year, more than 2 million youth under the age of 20 are exposed to farm-related safety hazards. As a result, a significant…

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Injury in Agriculture: What we know and who can help

Agricultural injuries continue to play a major factor on farms across the state of Illinois where Illinois is home to over 72,000 farms and the average age of the farmer is 58 years old. This webinar…

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Mental Health in Agriculture: Research and Resources

Farmers, farm workers, and farm families experience unique work-related stressors that have been associated with adverse mental health. This webinar, hosted by Illinois AgrAbility, will describe the…

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Undergraduate Careers Exploration Week: Careers in Food and Agriculture

Join School of Chemical Sciences undergraduate alumni to hear about their career paths in the food and agriculture industry Yasmin Bin-Walid '22 @ Ferrara Candy Company Michelle Brown '20…

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Benefits of Working for Smaller Organizations

Learn about the benefits of working for a smaller company.

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Agrivoltaics: SCAPES - Jordan Macknick NREL

Agrivoltaics: SCAPES Stakeholder Working-group Presentations. Jordan Macknick, Lead Energy-Water-Land Analyst,National Renewable Energy Lab Title: Agivoltaics: Economic Considerations of…

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Jordan Macknick SCAPES

Agrivoltaics: SCAPES Stakeholder Working-group Presentations. Jordan Macknick, Lead Energy-Water-Land Analyst,National Renewable Energy Lab Title: Agivoltaics: Economic Considerations of…

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Greg Barron-Gafford SCAPES Feb17

Introduction to agivoltaics and goals of the SCAPES (Sustainably Co-locating Agricultiral and Photovoltaic Energy Systems provided by Greg Baron-Gafford, University of Arizona

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EXT Comms: The Farm Bill

Jonathan Coppess, assistant professor of Agricultural Policy and Law in the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, director of the Gardner Agriculture Policy Program, and Extension…

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Illinois Climate Assessment Summary Webinar - May 17, 2021

Illinois is undergoing a rapid change in weather patterns that already has started to transform the state. A major scientific assessment by The Nature Conservancy, in collaboration with experts at…

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Are You Following All of the Record-Keeping Requirements When Applying Dicamba on Soybeans?

We have all read about the record number of dicamba related complaints that occurred in the 2019 growing season. When the Illinois Department of Agriculture investigates a complaint, they begin with…

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2018 ACES Distinguished International Lecture

Urging younger people “to join the agricultural field to save humanity,” the Director General of the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) Ruben G. Echeverría…

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Soil Testing Demonstrations, 1968 - Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences Videotape File (Digital Surrogates), Series 8/1/59

Agriculture, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences Videotape File (Digital Surrogates), Series 8/1/59 Soil Testing Demonstrations, 1968 Digitized film of various soil testing techniques including…

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Phil Cardoso - Department of Animal Sciences

Dr. Phil Cardoso is an assistant professor of dairy nutrition and reproduction in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Listen as he shares the opportunities that are in the dairy…

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Maria Cattai de Godoy - Department of Animal Sciences

Dr. Maria Cattai de Godoy is an assistant professor in companion animal and comparative nutrition in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Her research focuses on ingredient evaluation…

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Rodney Johnson - Department of Animal Sciences

Dr. Rodney Johnson is professor of integrative immunology and behavior in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. In this video, he discusses how the immune system and brain interact in…

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Dan Shike - Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Dr. Dan Shike is a beef cattle nutritionist in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Watch as Dan explains his research on improving production in beef cattle while providing a…

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Anna Dilger - Department of Animal Sciences,University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Dr. Anna Dilger is a meat scientist in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. In this video, she discusses her research on the efficiency of meat production and how she works toward a…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 8)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 7)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 6)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 5)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 4)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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Recording Agricultural History (Part 3)

Ralph Allen Jr. was a student at the University of Illinois, class of 1912. These interviews and audio recordings were made by Ralph Allen Jr., and others at his request, from 1949 to 1967. The…

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