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Contact Us

Candice Hart
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
mille116@illinois.edu

Beth Allhands
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
vallhand@illinois.edu

Vasthi Schwarz
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
vasthis@illinois.edu

Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners

Training Modules for Continuing Education

Master Gardener Training Modules

These modules were created to inform you about newly emerging pest and disease problems in our home landscapes. The modules are open to Master Gardeners throughout the US as well as others who would like to learn about pests and pathogens in the landscape.  http://mg.cropsci.illinois.edu/index.php

eXtension Webinars

Current and previous Horticulture webinars can be found on the eXtension website. https://learn.extension.org/events/tag/horticulture

eXtension Campus- Online Courses

Online Campus of eXtension offers online courses.  Some are free and some of them are fee based.  Search under Yard & Garden or Energy & Environment (The Dirt on Urban Soils or Rainwater Harvesting only).

Website is http://campus.extension.org/