Illinois State Geological Survey specialists Sam Panno and Donald Luman will present The Karst Effect, results from a research project about Karst geology inspired by strange happenings on a local farmer's alfalfa field during the summer drought of 2012.
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The Shiitake Mushroom course will be offered in Elizabeth on Tuesday, October 27 and in Freeport on Wednesday, November 4th . This course will provide an overview on basic mushroom production, getting started, inoculation, and a demo of the mushroom log.
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Blackberries, strawberries, raspberries, and blueberries are on the agenda for University of Illinois Extension’s Produce for Profit: Berry School in Elizabeth this fall.
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The University of Illinois Extension is accepting applications to participate in the 2016 MASTER GARDENER TRAINING PROGRAM. Training classes will be held at the Extension office in Elizabeth (204 Vine St., Elizabeth, IL) beginning February 23rd..
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Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers and the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. Radon is a colorless, odorless gas and is found in homes throughout Illinois. Learn more at “Clearing the Air about Radon".
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