IFCA IDA Ammonia Safety & Stewardship Press Release
to view a joint IFCA and IL Dept of Ag press release on anhydrous ammonia safety and stewardship for the fall 2014 fertilizer season.
Online Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Program for Farmers
Funded bythe Illinois Nutrient Research & Education Council (NREC), this program consists of five ammonia safety training modules. Go to http://learning.ifca.com
. If you have any questions please contact Kevin Runkle at the IFCA office.More
2014 Limestone Producers Guidebook
to view or download the 2014 Agricultural Lime Producers booklet.
Click the heading above for the daily maximum soil temperature at 4 inches in bare soil. The documents below are about stewardship and University of Illinois guidelines for fall nitrogen applications.
Calling for Grain Samples to Improve Fertility Recs
Ag Retailers! Click here
for instructions to submit grain samples to help UI improve P & K fertility recommendations. UI needs your help on this NREC project.
Restricted CDL For Transporting Ammonia Nurse Tanks
Click below for the application form to the IL Sec of State to obtain a restricted CDL for transporting ammonia nurse tanks.
Send Comments on WOTUS
for a one pager on the Waters of the US proposed rule and how to submit comments to USEPA.
Nutrient & Water Quality Reports
Click on the documents below to view the most recent "Keep it for the Crop" report and an in-depth report on agriculture's involvement in reducing nutrient losses.
to download guidance on how to comply with Risk Management Program requirements.
2013 NREC Annual Report & 2014 Projects
Click below to view the 2013 NREC Annual Report and a summary of NREC projects in 2014. For more information on NREC please go to www.illinoisnrec.org
Professional Applicator & NH3 Training
to view and register for the Asmark Training Courses including the Professional Applicator Training taught by Dr. Robert Wolf and the Ammonia Technician Course.
USEPA Minibulk Regulations
The following documents help explain the requirements of the 2011 USEPA Regulations for Minibulks and Container/Containment Requirements.
Hours of Service Ag Input Exemption
Click here to see various guidance documents on the Hours of Service agricultural exemption. On November 15, 2013 IDOT expanded the air mile radius for the delivery of ag inputs to 150 air miles. See Illinois Register Notice below.
Fire Prevention Plan
IFCA members can click on the above picture to access the online fire prevention...More
R Stamp Welders & CT Facilities in Illinois/Iowa
Click on this PDF to view R-Stamp Welders and DOT CT facilities that are certified to weld on anyhdrous ammonia nurse tanks in Illinois and perform testing for the Nurse Tank Inspection Program.
Compliance Assessment Tool - by Asmark
Are you meeting your compliance obligations?
mySPCC Program Now Available
Click to read about the mySPCC on-line compliance tool, which is endorsed by USEPA and is free thanks to the Asmark Institute and The Fertilizer Institute. Click here to access the program http://www.asmark.org/mySPCC
Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Video For Farmers
This video is designed to provide farmers with safety information related to handling, transportation, application, first aid and...More
The Value of The Ag Retailer Brochure
Click here for a color brochure illustrating the value that ag retailers provide to the industry.