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University of Illinois Extension serving Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler Counties

Main Office (Adams County)
330 S. 36th St
Quincy, IL 62301
Phone: 217-223-8380
FAX: 217-223-9368
Email: uie-abhps@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Brown County)
108 N. Capitol Avenue
Mt. Sterling, IL 62353
Phone: 217-773-3013
FAX: 217-773-2614
Hours: Please call to check staff availability.

Branch Office (Hancock County)
550 N Madison
Carthage, IL 62321
Phone: 217-357-2150
FAX: 217-357-3598
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Pike County)
1301 E Washington
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-5543
FAX: 217-285-5735
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Schuyler County)
710 Maple Avenue
Rushville, IL 62681
Phone: 217-322-3381
FAX: 217-322-3382
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

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Thank you for visiting our website. University of Illinois Extension's Adams-Brown-Hancock-Pike-Schuyler Unit is the link between the U of I and all of our residents and communities. Extension staff offer practical, research-based education to help people improve their lives and communities through learning partnerships that put knowledge to work. Please contact us at 217-223-8380 with questions or to learn more about these educational or leadership opportunities. We also encourage you to add our site to your favorites list.

Unit Highlight

The Four Season Garden series returns for 2016 with 12 programs being offered throughout the year. Only the afternoon sessions beginning at 1:30 pm will be offered in all five counties at the Extension Offices. You can register to view the webinars in the office at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/abhps/.

Again this year is the option of viewing the program from a personal computer and you can join either the afternoon session (begins at 1:30 pm on Tuesday) or the evening session (begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday).

If you wish to join the sessions from a personal computer, registration will be open July 1. The link to register for joining from home is http://web.extension.illinois.edu/hmrs/4seasons/

Oak (deciduous) Diseases - July 26 at 1:30 p.m. in Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler Counties

Cover Crops in Home Gardens - August 9 at 1:30 p.m. in Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler Counties

Native Pollinators - August 23 at 1:30 p.m. in Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler Counties

Questions? Contact Kari Houle, Extension Educator, Horticulture at khoule@illinois.edu

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