Crop insurance for forage crops, preservative use and baleage will be discussed at the July 16 Illinois Forage Expo, to be held at the Adam Schroeder farm, Coal Valley.

Starting at 9 a.m., the expo will also include a quality hay and haylage contest, with entries submitted to the site before 10 a.m. that morning.

Industry and equipment exhibits will also be offered. For details, visit the Illinois Forage and Grassland Council (IFGC) site or call Dave Gentry at 309-557-6402.

The expo is sponsored by IFGC, University of Illinois Extension and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.

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