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The Henry County Farm Bureau has announced that they will be hosting a workshop called Know Your Ag Environment on February 25th, co-hosted by the Rock Island Farm Bureau. The event will be held at the Camden Centre located at 2701 First Street East in Milan, Illinois. The event will feature breakout sessions, keynote speakers and dinner. The Keynote Speakers at the event will be Lauren Lurkins and Adam Nielsen of the Illinois Farm Bureau. Lauren is the Director of Natural Environmental Resources for the Illinois Farm Bureau and will present an update on the Clean Water Rule. Adam Nielsen is Director of National Legislation and Policy for the Illinois Farm Bureau and will be presenting about the Farm Bill and Conservation Title. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is needed if you would like to attend the meeting. Contact the Henry County Farm Bureau at 309-937-2411.