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Laurie George
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
4618 Broadway
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-242-0780
FAX: 618-242-0781
ljgeorge@illinois.edu

Gail DeVilbiss
Program Coordinator, Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of Illinois Extension
1163 N. Fourth Street
Breese, IL 62230
Phone: 618-526-4551
FAX: 618-526-4597
devilbis@illinois.edu

Christina Lueking
Program Coordinator, ANR
University of Illinois Extension
1404 E Main
Rt 50 East
Salem, IL 62881
Phone: 618-548-1446
FAX: 618-548-9891
lueking@illinois.edu

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Small Farm Webinars

  • 2011-2012 Small Farm Webinars
    Topics include: Forest Management Are You Farm To School Ready? Common Garden Insect Pests Companion Planting Direct Farm Business-Managing Legal Risks Learn to Identify Beneficial Insects Pastured Poultry-Getting Started Right Poultry Nutrition and Health Raising Sheep and Goats Season Extension with High Tunnels Soil Science Transplant Sucess!

  • 2012-2013 Small Farm Webinars
    Topics Include: Basics of Fruit Insect Management Beneficial Insects Farm to School Sales; What's Involved? Farm to School Series Growing Unique Vegetables Managing Rotation in High Tunnels Managing Weeds in Pastures Raising Broiler Turkeys Seed Saving Strawberry Production Water Sanitation for Small Farms Produce Operations Wildlife Damage Control in Vegetable Production

  • 2013-2014 Small Farm Webinars
    Topics Include: Growing Garlic for Maket