University of Illinois Extension serving Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties
Main Office (Stephenson County)
Highland Community College, Bldg R
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Branch Office (Jo Daviess County)
204 Vine, PO Box 600
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Branch Office (Winnebago County)
1040 North Second Street
Rockford, IL 61107
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
U of I Extension Master Gardeners will give away vegetable and herb plants this Saturday at five area nurseries to encourage backyard gardeners to "plant an extra row" then donate that produce to area foods pantries. Help us end hunger in our community!
Don't miss one of Extension's most popular events, the OPENFIELDS Farm Tour, which will be held on Saturday, June 8 from Noon to 4 PM. Be sure to check our website often for an updated list of participating farms.
Two informative EAB workshops presented in Jo Daviess and Stephenson Counties by Extension educators Candice Miller and Jay Solomon. $5 per participant. TO REGISTER, click below. (the program in Winnebago County has been postponed)
Beginning June 11th thru August 13th, Master Naturalist classes will be offered in Jo Daviess county on Tuesday mornings from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm.
Attend our upcoming local foods workshops and programs in JO DAVIESS County in May 2013. Click below for more information.
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