Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Pope, Saline and White Counties

Saline County
912 S Commercial Street
Suite 4
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Phone: 618-252-8391
FAX: 618-253-3006
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Gallatin County
216 S. Murphy
Ridgway, IL 62979
Phone: 618-272-3022
FAX: 618-272-3024

Hamilton County
100 S. Jackson
Courthouse Basement
McLeansboro, IL 62859
Phone: 618-643-3416
FAX: 618-643-3206
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Hardin & Pope County
Dixon Springs Agricultural Center
354 State Hwy 145 North
Simpson, IL 62985
Phone: 618-695-6060
FAX: 618-695-2492

White County
1715 College Avenue
Carmi, IL 62821
Phone: 618-382-2662
FAX: 618-382-2276
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Extension Meetings

Unit 24 Livestock Judging and Skill a Thon

Saturday April 21, 2018 • 8:00 AM

This meeting is in 58 days.

Are you interested in livestock, meeting new people who share your interests and increasing your livestock knowledge?

Mark your calendars for a day of fun nd learning on Saturday, April 21 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Hamilton County fairgrounds in McLeansboro.

4-H members will compete in 5 - 6 livestock judging rings, one questions class, feed ingredient identification, breed identification and equipment identification. There will also be educational livestock presentations. Any youth interested in teaching an educational workshop should contact the Hamilton County Extension Office. One or two will be selected.

A$5.00 fee will register each member in all classes and cash prizes will be awarded in several categories to junior and senior participants. Lunch will be provided by Farm Credit. Please contact the Hamilton County Extension office at 643-3416 or by email to with questions or to sign up by April 13.