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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Main Office (Macon County)
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (DeWitt County)
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Piatt County)
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

Tree Talk with Hart, an in-depth look at the trees in your home landscape

It is no secret that trees add beauty to your home and landscape, but do you know that they play a large role in the resale value and energy efficiency of your home, too? Join University of Illinois Extension Horticulture Educator Candice Hart for Tree Talk with Hart to prepare for managing your deciduous trees for success. She will discuss how to manage tree diseases, proper planting techniques, mulching options and the best trees to plant for Illinois landscapes. Cost to attend this program is $5 per person.

Tree Talk with Hart will be May 9, 2017 from 6 until 7:30pm at the DeWitt County Extension Office located at 8425 Katie Road in Decatur. Advance registration by May 8 is required by visiting or calling the DeWitt County Extension office at 217.935.5764. For questions or additional information, please contact Candice at 217.935.5764 or

University of Illinois Extension in DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties provides research-based educational programming in agriculture, local foods, small farms, leadership, nutrition and wellness, horticulture, 4-H and youth development and consumer sciences. You can learn more about us at or find us at

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please call 217.935.5764.

Local Contact: Candice Hart, Extension Educator, Horticulture,