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Agriculture News For April, 2018

  • Timely suggestions for what to do in the yard during the days ahead.
    Date: April 16, 2018
    Source: Agriculture News

    "You may want to seriously consider planting your vegetables in containers or raised beds this season, especially if you lack space in your garden or if it's getting more difficult to dig in there and prepare the soil . Many varieties do well in containers, especially eggplant, herbs, lettuce, onions, peppers, radishes, tomatoes, zucchini and more."

  • Strawberries, spinach top 'Dirty Dozen' list of fruits and vegetables with most pesticides
    Date: April 10, 2018
    Source: Agriculture News

    "For the third straight year, strawberries top the Environmental Working Group's list of fruits and vegetables with the most pesticides. Strawberries, spinach top 'Dirty Dozen' list of fruits and vegetables with most pesticides For the third straight year, strawberries top the Environmental Working Group's list of fruits and vegetables with the most pesticides."

  • USDA: Illinois farmers to plant more corn than soybeans
    Date: April 06, 2018
    Source: Agriculture News

    "The latest report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois farmers are expected to continue planting more corn than soybeans even as the trend changes nationally. The Pantagraph reports that the USDA's prospective plantings estimate says there will likely be 11 million corn acres planted in Illinois this year, about 200,000 fewer acres than last year."

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