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Ferree named State Master Naturalist Coordinator

University of Illinois Extension recently named Rhonda Ferree as the new statewide coordinator of the Master Naturalist program. Ferree also serves as an Extension horticulture educator serving Fulton, Mason, Peoria, and Tazewell Counties The U of I Extension Master Naturalist program provides science-based educational opportunities that connect people with nature and help them become engaged...

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Shade Gardens

Many people consider getting plants established in shady areas of the yard as a challenge. Fortunately, this does not have to be true. There are many options available to gardeners for shady areas. Want to learn more? I will present Create a Shady Garden Respite at this year's Gardeners' Big Day, March 29 th at Dickson Mounds Museum. In this program I cover both the a...

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