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2014 Upper Midwest Master Gardener Conference

Posted by Monica David -

The Upper Midwest Conference planning committee (from Iowa State University) is working diligently to put together an outstanding conference for regional Master Gardeners next year. The conference is just a year away! Time to start the countdown! The dates are June 25-28, 2014 and the conference theme is "Growing Along the River". The location is the Waterfront Convention Cent...

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June is "Leave No Child Indoors" Month

Posted by Monica David -

June is Leave No Child Inside month here in Illinois. Leave No Child Inside is an initiative to get kids outdoors to learn more about nature through exploration and tapping into their natural curiosity. It's not a shocker that kids are spending more and more time indoors and less time getting to know the natural world around them. Leave No Child Inside encoura...

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