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ADS breaks ground on new manufacturing plant

Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. recently hosted community leaders, elected officials and prospective employees at the site of its new manufacturing facility, now under construction in Harrisonville, MO. >> Read full article

Booklet offers strategies to reduce runoff

A new booklet published by University of Illinois Extension describes 10 nitrogen loss-reduction strategies to help farmers choose the most appropriate and cost-effective solutions for their specific circumstances. >> Read full article

Runoff targets in reach for most Ohio farms

An ongoing study is finding about one-third of farms sampled across Ohio are meeting recommended levels of nutrient runoff and over half are close – meaning most farms are within reach of meeting targets designed to protect Lake Erie from algal blooms. >> Read full article

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Feature News

A growing concern

The impact of gas pipeline construction on agricultural drain tile has become a hot topic in the midwestern United States.

It’s not a new issue – in much of the United States, drain tile has been used for agricultural purposes for at least a century, and potential for damage has existed as long as the oil and gas industry has been constructing pipelines. The risk is well known by all stakeholders – gas companies, landowners and contractors – but perhaps felt most by farmers who rely on tile drainage. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

2017 LICA National Winter Convention

March 4-6, 2017
Location: Las Vegas >> More Info

2017 LICA National Summer Meeting

July 11-16, 2017
Location: Elegante Hotel, Colorado Springs, CO >> More Info