With increased attention on nitrogen and phosphorus loss from farmland, often through field tiles, the upcoming Illinois Association of Drainage Districts annual meeting takes on increased relevance to land owners. This year meeting is this Thursday and Friday, January 19th and 20th.
Dick Lyons of the Assoc of Drainage Districts, says the emphasis this year will be on the Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy.
The conference is designed for all landowners who are in a drainage district.
Dick Lyons. You do not need to pre-register, walk ins are welcome. The conference, again, is this Thursday and Friday, Jan 19th and 20th . The program begin at noon of Thursday and runs all day Friday with a packed agenda. For more information go to WWW.IADD.info. The conference will be at the Doubletree Hotel and Conference center in Bloomington.