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Pritzker Administration Releases Applications for Cannabis Infuser, Transporter and Craft Grower Licenses https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=21010Pritzker Administration Releases Applications for Cannabis Infuser, Transporter and Craft Grower Licenses 1/7/2020 8:00:13 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has opened the application process for Cannabis Infuser, Transporter and Craft Grower Licenses, including for social equity applicants.
ALL CULTIVATION CENTERS IN ILLINOIS ARE NOW APPROVED TO GROW FOR ADULT USEhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20970ALL CULTIVATION CENTERS IN ILLINOIS ARE NOW APPROVED TO GROW FOR ADULT USE12/23/2019 4:03:47 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has now approved all 21 cultivation centers to grow cannabis for adult use. The department has approved the three outstanding cultivating licenses authorized under state law.
2020 Illinois Conservation Cropping Seminars Scheduledhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=209612020 Illinois Conservation Cropping Seminars Scheduled12/18/2019 10:06:42 PMSpringfield, IL–Illinois’ annual Conservation Cropping Seminars will be held January 21, 22 and 23 in three locations statewide. Each one-day seminar will feature guest speakers focused on sustainable and regenerative agricultural practices.
2020 CERTIFIED LIVESTOCK MANAGER TRAINING WORKSHOPS ANNOUNCEDhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=209522020 CERTIFIED LIVESTOCK MANAGER TRAINING WORKSHOPS ANNOUNCED12/16/2019 10:31:43 PMSpringfield, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) along with the University of Illinois Extension Service is hosting Certified Livestock Manager Training Workshops for 2020. There will be 10 workshops held throughout the state which will provide Illinois livestock producers the manure management training they need to meet the requirements of the state’s Livestock Management Facilities Act.
REISCH CHARITIES DONATES $10,000 TO ILLINOIS FAIRGROUNDS FOUNDATIONhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20945REISCH CHARITIES DONATES $10,000 TO ILLINOIS FAIRGROUNDS FOUNDATION12/13/2019 10:30:50 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Food-A-Rama will have a new name and a clean new look for the 2020 Illinois State Fair thanks to a $10,000 sponsorship from Reisch Charities, Brewer of Reisch Gold Top Beer.
TWO MORE ADULT-USE CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR GROWINGhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20940TWO MORE ADULT-USE CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR GROWING12/13/2019 9:01:08 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved two more cultivation centers to grow cannabis for adult-use which becomes legal in Illinois on January 1, 2020.
TWO ADDITIONAL CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20923TWO ADDITIONAL CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING 12/10/2019 10:06:40 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved two more cultivation centers to grow cannabis for adult-use which becomes legal in Illinois on January 1, 2020.
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Flag Noticehttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20910Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Flag Notice12/6/2019 7:28:10 PMPlease lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency’s personnel from: Sunrise to Sunset on Saturday, December 7, 2019
IDOA ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR COVER CROP PREMIUM DISCOUNT PROGRAM https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20896IDOA ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR COVER CROP PREMIUM DISCOUNT PROGRAM 12/4/2019 4:08:39 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) announced a fall cover crop discount program for acreage in Illinois planted to cover crops in the fall of 2019 that will be planted to an insurable crop in 2020.
TWO ADDITIONAL CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING AS DEADLINE APPROACHEShttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20866TWO ADDITIONAL CULTIVATION CENTERS APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING AS DEADLINE APPROACHES11/22/2019 8:50:11 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved two more cultivation centers to grow cannabis for adult-use which becomes legal in Illinois on January 1, 2020.
THE PERFECT GIFT FOR ANYONE ON YOUR LIST https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20842THE PERFECT GIFT FOR ANYONE ON YOUR LIST 11/19/2019 10:43:36 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL- The countdown to the 2020 Illinois State Fair is formally underway. Fair officials have announced the start of the 2020 holiday promotional campaign starring the Mega Pass. Now through the end of the year, our 2020 Mega Pass is just $60.
DELAVAN CULTIVATION CENTER APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWINGhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20844DELAVAN CULTIVATION CENTER APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING11/19/2019 10:56:45 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved another cultivation center to grow cannabis for adult-use which becomes legal in Illinois on January 1, 2020.
NATURE'S GRACE AND WELLNESS, LLC APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWINGhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20827NATURE'S GRACE AND WELLNESS, LLC APPROVED FOR ADULT-USE GROWING11/15/2019 8:26:54 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved another cultivation center that can grow cannabis for adult-use purposes in advance of adult-use cannabis becoming legal on January 1, 2020.
Propane Shortage Prompts Regional Emergency Declarationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20815Propane Shortage Prompts Regional Emergency Declaration11/13/2019 9:46:11 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – At the request of Governor Pritzker, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted a Regional Emergency Declaration to help keep homes warm and dry wet grain.
IDOA APPROVES TENTH CULTIVATION CENTER FOR ADULT-USE GROWINGhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20805IDOA APPROVES TENTH CULTIVATION CENTER FOR ADULT-USE GROWING11/12/2019 3:05:42 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) has approved another cultivation center that can grow cannabis for adult-use purposes in advance of adult-use cannabis becoming legal on January 1, 2020.
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO HOST HEMP SUMMIThttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20799ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO HOST HEMP SUMMIT11/8/2019 4:36:57 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture will host a Hemp Summit on December 17th at the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The Illinois Hemp Summit follows the release of USDA’s 2019 Hemp Rules that have raised questions and concerns amongst Illinois hemp farmers and their advocacy groups.
Pritzker Administration Launches Next Phase of Fairgrounds Improvementshttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20790Pritzker Administration Launches Next Phase of Fairgrounds Improvements11/5/2019 6:46:06 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The warm days of the Illinois State Fair seem far away as the chill of fall sets in, but the Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) is already prepping for 2020. The next phase of road improvements has begun on the fairgrounds with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) paving several main roads.
IDOA APPROVES TWO MORE CULTIVATION CENTERS FOR ADULT-USE GROWINGhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20785IDOA APPROVES TWO MORE CULTIVATION CENTERS FOR ADULT-USE GROWING11/1/2019 8:22:38 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL –The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) approved two cultivation centers this week to grow cannabis for adult-use purposes in advance of adult-use cannabis becoming legal on January 1, 2020.
IDOA ANNOUNCES 2020 DICAMBA RESTRICTIONShttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20708IDOA ANNOUNCES 2020 DICAMBA RESTRICTIONS10/11/2019 7:30:14 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) announced additional label restrictions for the 2020 growing season for the herbicide dicamba.
TOUR SHOWCASES ILLINOIS DAIRY INDUSTRY TO FOREIGN BUYERShttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=20691TOUR SHOWCASES ILLINOIS DAIRY INDUSTRY TO FOREIGN BUYERS10/9/2019 2:04:37 PMSPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) recently wrapped up its Industry Dairy Tour, which highlighted the state’s dairy industry to foreign market buyers. Twenty-two farmers and agribusiness owners from Mexico, Guatemala and Thailand took part in the three-day tour making stops in Highland, Greenville, Champaign, Mansfield and Naperville before the final stop in Chicago.