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    January Webinar: Soil Health

    January 11, 2021
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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    Jeff Martin, Farmer, Martin Family Farms, with virtually join The Chicago Farmers on January 11th for a presentation on “Soil Health.” The Martin family has combined innovative farming practices, modern machinery, and cutting edge technologies on their faming operation. Their goal is to produce more nutrient packed grain which will lead to healthier food, healthier people, and a friendly environment.

    Jeff Martin
    Farmer
    Martin Family Farms

    Jeff Martin is part owner and operator of Martin Family Farms along with his wife, Jean, and sons, Doug and Derek. They raise corn and soybeans on several farms located throughout central Illinois.  

    Jeff has been involved with countless civic activities such as school, church, and various organizations. He has been deeply involved with The Chicago Farmers becoming the first ever "farmer" president to lead that organization. He has been a member of the Advisory Council for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and has won numerous awards including the Illinois Corn Growers Environmental Action Award, the No-Till Farmer Innovator of the Year, Top 25 Legends of No Till, and the 2006 Outstanding American Conservation Award from the Farm Service Agency.

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    $0.00 Member Ticket

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    $0.00 First Time Complimentary Guest of Member Ticket

    $15.00 Non-Member Ticket