Explore Local Programs
- Annie's Project - "Two Hands on the Wheel - Know Your Numbers - Know Your Options"
Register by March 5, 2018
- Starting A Small Farm: Basic Finances
Register by March 21, 2018
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
A wonderful library of links to forestry information and management references for citizens, students, teachers, landowners, environmental groups, natural resource managers, foresters, and loggers.
Guide to growing and using common herbs.
Making sense of Illinois Agricultural and Horticultural regulations.
This podcast will address issues related to the production, distribution and consumption of local foods.
Common Vegetable Problems
Learn about common vegetable insect pests and diseases.
Consumer & Family Economics
Timely information to help individuals and families make informed consumer and financial decisions.
Integrated Pest Management
Comprehensive approach to controlling insects, weeds, and plant pathogens with environmentally and economically sound practices.
Learn about harvesting several common types of vegetables.
Pesticide Safety Education Program
Fact sheets, newsletters and training information about pesticide safety.
Local Resources and Information
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