The EZRegs website developed by University of Illinois Extension specialists has been updated to include new information on key agricultural environmental regulations. Located at, the website identifies environmental regulations that pertain to a variety of agricultural related areas, including livestock production, food crop production, ornamental horticulture production, landscape maintenance, and small-scale animal facilities.
Discover the role of soybeans in aquaculture and how Illinois Soybean growers can play an important part in the aquaculture industry.
The Illinois Soybean Association celebrated National Ag Day with this ad, which ran in nine newspapers across Illinois.
Learn why you should attend the 2010 Research Forum on March 8 in Champaign.
The beginning of the year is often a time to reflect on the things youӤ like toimprove about your farming operation. At the Illinois Soybean Association, wespent much of 2009 working on improvement. WeӶe invested time and moneyto make sure that the programs and services we bring you are second to none.
A Review of Environmental Regulations for the Livestock Industry
Illinois is characterized by a strong swine industry and NPDES permits are a keymechanism for the environmental regulation of swine and other medium and largeConcentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) in the state.
Livestock operations across the United States are universally experiencing regulatory change. The scope and focus of those changes vary, however. In some locales, the revised federal Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) regulation, with its focus on water quality, is a driving force.
Soybean rust, caused by Phakopsora pachyrhizi (H. Sydow & Sydow), is a destructive soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] disease and identifi - cation of new resistance genes is essential for effective rust management.