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Martha A. Smith
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University of Illinois Extension
321 W 2nd Avenue
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Milan, IL 61264
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Turn to University of Illinois Extension for research-based information on home horticulture. From our Horticulture Hotline to the Homegrown Challenge Vegetable Gardening Classes, from the Spring Series Classes on Monday nights in April to the Spring Plant Sale, we are your go-to resource for all things plant-related.

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