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University of Illinois Extension serving Henderson, Knox, McDonough and Warren Counties

Knox County
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401-5595
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
Email: uie-hkmw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Henderson County
410 E. Main, PO Box 540
Stronghurst, IL 61480
Phone: 309-924-1163
FAX: 309-924-1164
Hours: Monday and Tuesday 8am-2pm and Thursday 8am-4:30pm

McDonough County
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Warren County
1000 North Main Street
P.O. Box 227
Monmouth, IL 61462
Phone: 309-734-5161
FAX: 309-734-5532
Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30pm (Closed noon to 1 pm)

News Release

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Emerald Ash Borer Management Meetings

Agencies and organizations have partnered together to present a series of workshops about emerald ash borer.� The purpose of the collaboration is to inform foresters, arborists, community decision makers and landowners about what they can do to diminish the devastation caused to ash trees.�

Four workshops are being offered throughout southern Illinois this month, with one being held locally in Macomb on Wednesday, February 28th.� The workshop will be held at the University Farm-Livestock Center on County Road 1100E from 9am to 2pm.� The cost for the workshop is $10 which will cover lunch and materials.� Registration for the workshop in Macomb, or the three other workshops can be found at � http://www.mortonarb.org/courses/emerald-ash-borer-eab-management-workshops .� Registration can also be made by phone by calling The Morton Arboretum at 630-719-2468.

Source: Jackie Spence, , jspence@illinois.edu

Local Contact: Amanda Christenson, Program Coordinator, Hort, achriste@illinois.edu