Illinois Holding Collection For Unwanted Agricultural Pesticides
(AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

Residents is ten Illinois counties will be allowed to dispose of unwanted agrichemicals for free this year through the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s agricultural pesticide “Clean Sweep” program.  A collection has been scheduled in late summer for Fulton, Henderson, Knox, Marshall, Mercer, Peoria, Putnam, Stark, Warren, and Woodford counties.  The collection is open to farmers, retired farmers, nursery owners, private pesticide applicators, and others.