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New plant identification card great tool for teachers or home gardeners

Posted by Monica David -

Whether you are teaching or studying horticulture plant identification, a new resource produced by the University of Illinois can help even beginner horticulturalists to distinguish a white fir from a white pine, or an azalea from a gardenia, for example. Pubs Plus, the educational publishing unit of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences and U of I Extensio...

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Master Gardeners in Onarga, IL. Work with Youth from the Onarga Academy

Posted by Monica David -

The East Central Illinois town of Onarga is the home of a forward thinking educational institution – the Onarga Academy. Here troubled adolescent boys from all over the country stay in a homelike environment where they can further their education and treatment with behavioral and emotional problems. Among the many rich and varied programs designed to enable these young people to improve themsel...

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