Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

LaSalle County
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Email: uie-blmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Bureau County
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

LaSalle County
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Extension Meetings

iPad Basics & Apps for Agriculture at at Bureau County Extension Office

Tuesday February 4, 2014 • 6:00 PM

This meeting has passed.

During the first hour participants will learn the basics of how to use their iPads. Topics during this hour will include: exploring device settings, Apps: how to use them and where to get them, iTunes, iBooks, how to type messages, pictures on the iPad, listening to music, FaceTime video chat and more.

The second hour will focus on Apps (applications) that are useful for people in the agriculture industry. There are many Apps available to help you more efficiently manage your agriculture related business. This session will discuss apps to help you calculate acreage of a field; determine the proper fertilizer or nitrogen mix based on conditions and more. The instructors will also cover other Apps that are helpful for any business, agriculture or otherwise.

Call the Bureau County Farm Bureau at (815) 875-6468 to make your reservation. When registering, please include your name, phone number, confirmation of your own iPad and payment. Payment must be received to reserve a spot.

Class fee is $10 for member and $15 for nonmembers.