Annual AG Day

Published 08/15 2014 11:08AM

Updated 08/15 2014 11:10AM

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It was busy around the fields of the UI Thursday for the Annual Agronomy Day. Many people from around the state turned out. Agriculture continues to advance to meet the needs of the world's population.

Several UI departments take the day to educate tomorrow's AG leaders. They also try to equip today's workforce with the latest technology and techniques to improve food and fuel production. The university has hosted Agronomy Day since 1953.

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