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University of Illinois Extension serving Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark Counties

Main Office (Rock Island County)
321 W 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL 61264
Phone: 309-756-9978
FAX: 309-756-9987
Email:uie-hmrs@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Branch Office (Henry-Stark County)
26234 Black Hawk Road
Galva, IL 61434
Phone: 309-853-1533
FAX: 309-853-1634
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am to 4:30pm (Closed from 12 - 1 pm)

Branch Office (Mercer County)
2106 SE Third Street
Aledo, IL 61231
Phone: 309-582-5106
FAX: 309-582-7338
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am to 4:30pm (Closed from 12 - 1 pm)

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Greater Peoria Food Summit, March 6 & 7, Peoria Riverfront Museum, 9 am - 5 pm "Plan for a Sustainable Food System" Join us for a conversation with Midwest leaders as we explore strategies to strengthening the local foods movement in our region. This year's themes include: Farm to School Success, Supporting Military Veterans Through Agriculture, Making Local Agriculture Financially Viable, Growing Community Garden Involvement, Local Foods Policy Responsible Strategies for Local Government.

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Nutrition and Wellness Horticulture Community and Economic Development 4-H Youth Development Commercial Agriculture Environment and Energy Stewardship Local Food Systems and Small Farms Family Life En Español

Extension Meetings

Meeting Notes from March 18, 2014
Tuesday March 18, 2014 • 6:00 PM
Meeting Notes from May 20, 2014
Tuesday May 20, 2014 • 6:00 PM
Extension Council Meeting Schedule 2014-2015
Tuesday May 20, 2014 • 6:00 PM
Council Meeting Minutes from October 21, 2014
Tuesday October 21, 2014 • 6:00 PM

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