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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, Wednesday, 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: Tuesday & Thursday 8am to 4:30pm (Closed from 12 - 1 pm)

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Learn a new skill in the New Year! 4-H has new Special Interest Clubs starting in January in Horse Judging, Scrapbooking, Candy Making and Archery and more to come!

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Agricultural Act of 2014 seminar on January 26, 1- 4 pm at the Stoney Creek Inn, Moline, IL. Farm owners and operators will get assistance in learning how to update base acreage and program yields and how to make decisions among the three choices for the farm program. Join Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois professor of agricultural economics, Johnathan Coppess, assistant professor of agricultural law and policy, and Doug Yoder of the Illinois Farm Bureau for this FREE program. Register here - other locations are also available.

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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

U of I Extension Minutes from January 30, 2014
Thursday January 30, 2014 • 6:00 PM
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

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