Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Boone, DeKalb and Ogle Counties

Ogle County
421 W Pines Rd, Ste 10
Oregon, IL 61061
Phone: 815-732-2191
FAX: 815-732-4007
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Boone County
205 Cadillac Court
Unit 3
Belvidere, IL 61008-1733
Phone: 815-544-3710
FAX: 815-544-4606
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

DeKalb County
1350 West Prairie Drive
Sycamore, IL 60178-3166
Phone: 815-758-8194
FAX: 815-758-8199
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Upcoming Events

Horse Bowl and Hippology Northwest Regional Contest

March 24, 2018

DeKalb County Farm Bureau Building
1350 W. Prairie Drive
Sycamore, IL 60178 (DeKalb County)

4-H members with a passion for the horse industry may compete to win a spot on the state Horse Bowl and Hippology teams. Winners of the regional contests advance to the state competitions which will be held April 21 & 22 on the U of I campus. Registration begins soon for Hippology and Horse Bowl Contests. You do not need to own a horse to participate in these educational and fun events.

The state 4-H Horse Speaking Contest is April 21 during the state 4-H equine contests. All 4-H members may participate. No pre-qualifying is needed, though youth must register at the Extension office by April 13.

Northwest Region: March 24, DeKalb County Farm Bureau Building, 1350 W. Prairie Drive, Sycamore

For more information contact your local 4-H Program Coordinator.