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University of Illinois Extension serving Livingston, McLean and Woodford Counties

Main Office (McLean County)
1615 Commerce Parkway
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
Email: uie-lmw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 11:30-12:30 pm)

Branch Office (Livingston County)
1412 S Locust
Pontiac, IL 61764
Phone: 815-842-1776
FAX: 815-842-6547
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (McLean County)
UNITY Community Center
632 Orlando Avenue
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-862-4041
FAX: 309-663-8270
Hours: Monday - Friday 11am to 7:00 pm

Branch Office (Woodford County)
109 East Eureka Avenue
Eureka, IL 61530
Phone: 309-467-3789
FAX: 309-467-6034
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Upcoming Events

Growing Farm to Fork Business

September 14, 2017 (9:30 AM - 2:30 PM )

9:30 - Welcome and tour to the University of Illinois Sustainable Student Farm - Matt Turino, Farm Manager

10:45 - Drive to the iHotel. Introduction to the Illinois Local Grains Initiative - Drs. Carmen Ugarte, Martin Bohn, and Michelle Wander.

11:10 - Presenation about the Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) Food & Bioprocessing Pilot Plant and how the pilot plant is partnering with U of I dining services - Brian Jacobson, Assistant Director. Research directions to opimize processing of local products - Dr. Juan Andrade, Assistant Professor of FSHN.

12:15 - Lunch, featuring Chefarmer Ken Myszka of Epiphany Farms. Presentation on growing farm to fork business.

1:30 - Recognition of Jack Erisman and the release of U of I's new wheat variety - Dr. Fred Kolb and Bill Davison.

2:30 - Participants can tour the FSHN Food and Bioprocessing Pilot Plant. 



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