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Farm Bill Update to be held March 13

Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

Are you interested in learning the details of the 2014 Farm Bill so that you can determine how it will impact your farm operation? University of Illinois Extension will host an informative webinar led by Jonathan Coppess, clinical assistant professor of law and policy at University of Illinois. This webinar will discuss the commodity program choices available in Title I of the 2014 Farm Bill.

The Farm Bill Update will be offered as a statewide webinar from 10 to 11:30 a.m. March 13. Locally, the webinar will be hosted by University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County, located in the Farm Bureau building at 1350 W. Prairie Drive in Sycamore.

Producers are asked to review the current updates that have been posted on the U of I FarmDoc website. These articles will give a background on the 2014 Farm Bill information. FarmDoc is located at:

To register for the Farm Bill Update, call University of Illinois Extension at 815-758-8194 or visit There is no charge to attend but pre-registration is required.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, call the DeKalb County Extension office at 815-758-8194.

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