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Springfield Plastics raises $54,000 for cancer research

The third annual Springfield Plastics Drain for the Cure campaign resulted in a donation of $54,000 for the Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University in Springfield.

Rainfall variation complicates runoff management

New findings from two researchers at the Carnegie Institution for Science have serious implications for the development of management strategies to reduce nutrient runoff in waterways and coastal areas.

States failing to cut nutrient pollution: report

Environmentalists say the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency should push Iowa and nine other states along the Mississippi River to cut nitrogen and phosphorus pollution that contributes to the Gulf of Mexico's dead zone.
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Testing technology

In the hallways at Land Improvement Contractors of America (LICA) conventions, outside the classrooms of drainage workshops, and during informal conversations amongst contractors and vendors, the topics of RTK-GPS accuracy and plow capabilities are frequently discussed.

It’s not uncommon for contractors to provide their opinions on plow types and the pros and cons of various methods of installation. It’s also recognized that there are no formal industry tests or certifications required of a professional contractor’s operators, machinery, or computer control systems in order to install subsurface drainage tile (corrugated-wall plastic drainage pipe) in the United States. » Read more...


Jan. 4-6, 2017
Location: Dublin, OH » >>Learn More

Minnesota LICA

Jan. 5-6, 2017
Location: New Ulm, MN » >>Learn More


Jan. 8-10, 2017
Location: Des Moines, IA » >> Learn More

New York LICA

Jan. 10-12, 2017
Location: Geneva, NY » >> Learn More

Illinois LICA

Jan. 12-14, 2017
Location: East Peoria, IL » >> Learn More