Our Staff

Michelle Berg Vogel

Program Coordinator, Ag and Natural Resources

University of Illinois Extension
818 S. Park, P.O. Box 366
Hardin, IL 62047
Phone: 618-653-4687
FAX: 618-576-8013

Michelle Berg Vogel is an Ag. & Natural Resources Program Coordinator serving Calhoun County. Berg Vogel works through a partnership with the McCully Heritage Project in Kampsville where she conducts environmental programming.� Berg Vogel leads programs on backyard composting, vermicomposting, maple syrup production.

Berg Vogel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology/Anthropology from Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri; and a Masters of Public Administration with a concentration in Cultural Resource Management from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.� She worked as an archaeologist for over a decade at sites in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri and Arkansas.

Program Offerings


Vermi composting (worm composting)

BirdSleuth K-12, 4-H Citizen Science Nature Detectives curriculum