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Sherry Thomas
Program Coordinator, Ag and Natural Resources
University of Illinois Extension
1615 Commerce Parkway
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
sgthomas@illinois.edu

Kelly Allsup
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
1615 Commerce Parkway
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
kallsup@illinois.edu

Brittnay Haag
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
1615 Commerce Parkway
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
bhaag@illinois.edu

Livingston, McLean, and Woodford Master Gardeners

Livingston, McLean, and Woodford Master Gardeners

Help Desks

Is there a problem with your yard or garden? Are pests and weeds concerning you?

If you have questions, we have answers! University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners will be available this summer to help you with those gardening questions.They can assist in identifying problems and finding solutions. Bring your questions and any samples you have. Samples should be enclosed in a plastic bag or container and should be fresh to obtain a good diagnosis. To prepare for your visit, you may view and print a Help Desk Client Log and sample guidelines HERE .

The McLean County Master Gardeners host a walk-in Help Desk, located at the University of Illinois Extension office.  Clinic hours - every Monday from 9 a.m. to Noon and every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m.*   The Help Desk is located at 1615 Commerce Parkway, Bloomington; phone number: (309) 663-8306; email address:  uiemg-mclean@illinois.edu

McLean County Master Gardeners will also be available to answer questions at local Farmer's Markets in downtown Bloomington on Saturday mornings and in Downs on Wednesday evenings.

Woodford County Master Gardeners are available at the University of Illinois Extension Office at 109 E. Eureka Ave in Eureka at (309) 467-3789 The mobile Help Desk is avilable at the Eureka Public Library (202 E Main St., Eureka) on the first Monday of the month from 4:30-6 pm. Master Gardeners can also be contacted at uiemg-woodford@illinois.edu

Livingston County Livingston County Master Gardeners will be available every Thursday from 9 a.m. to Noon to answer questions at the U of I Extension Livingston County office (1412 S. Locust, Pontiac.) Master Gardeners can be reached by calling the University of Illinois Extension office in Pontiac at (815) 842-1776 or emailing uiemg-livingston@illinois.edu

Please Note: *The walk-in Help Desk will remain open during those hours from March through October. If questions arise after that, please call the Extension office and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.