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Ron Wolford
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
9415 South Western Avenue, Suite 201
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: 773-233-2900
FAX: 773-233-9183
rwolford@illinois.edu

Nancy Kreith
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
4747 Lincoln Mall Drive
Suite 601
Matteson, IL 60443
Phone: 708-679-6889
FAX: 708-679-6855
kreith@illinois.edu

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    Learn all about the wonders of nature by joining us for a walk in the woods! (Intended for 3rd-5th grade students)
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    Learn what grass varieties are best for your lawn, how to deal with shady areas, when to fertilize your lawn & more!
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    Four seasons of gardening information.
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    Monthly podcast covering a wide range of timely environmental and energy related topics.
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    Green Side Up is a weekly radio gardening program produced by WDCB (College of DuPage) and University of Illinois Extension.
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