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  Section 6 & 7 Land Use details (with map)  
  Lucas Allen  9/6/2022 10:50:00 AM  
     
 

Sections 6&7 Land Use CDE & Agronomy Career Day

September 30th, 2022


TIMELINE:

9:00 am -- 9:30  Registration and practice pit 

9:30 -- 10:00 Practice pit discussion with soil scientist 

10:00 to 11:40 contest (2 Ag Pits, 2 Home site pits)

12:00– 12:45 lunch

12:45-2:00 Ag Career Stations, conclude


There will be 2 home sites and 2 ag sites.  


LUNCH:

Sponsored by Conserv   


LOCATION:

Conserv FS

450 W Adams St

Waterman, IL 60556

Bathrooms on site. 


RSVP:  

Section 7: Please send an estimate of numbers to jeffmaierhofer@senecahs.org no later than Sept 14th, Please confirm the numbers by September 23rd.

Don’t forget to sign up on ILAGED 


Section 6: Enter numbers in ILAgEd by Sept. 14, confirm by Sept. 23 on ILAgEd.

Spray Bottle (There will be one at each hole)

Trowel (There will be one at each hole)

Measuring tape (There will be a yardstick at each hole)



Wear shoes or boots to walk in a field and soil pit. Clipboards recommended.
See attached map. Park parallel in circle drive after dropping students in the large new loading shed.

Dress in layers

Watch the forecast for rain & bring raincoats if necessary, contest will be held rain or shine. Gallon Ziplock bags work well to cover clipboards.
 

Agronomy Career Stations:

  • Spray Shed Operations
  • Liquid Sprayers
  • Dry Spreaders
  • Anhydrous Ammonia Applicator
  • Fuel & Propane Specialists
  • Dry Fertilizer Operations
  • Agronomy Sales
  • Loading/Unloading Station
  • Turf Specialists

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Lucas Allen
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-530-2065 Cell: 815-530-2065
Email: lallen@ilaged.org
Address: 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
 
     
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