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- A Locavore's Journey Blog
A day in the life of a Central Illinois Locavore
- Extension Connections
Our seasonal magazine highlighting the best of Unit 18 Programs, as well as helpful articles for better living.
- Growing Produce and Hands-On Preserving Workshop Series Starting in Carlinville
- Extension offering free workshop on using Social Media to promote your business
- Public invited to explore the benefits of Agri-Tourism April 10
- Diane Forsee to speak at local foods producer seminar
- Local food producer seminars continues in March with the importance of branding
- Putting Small Acres to Work seminar set for March 24
- Local food producer seminars continues in February with cottage law
- 2017 COMMERCIAL TREE FRUIT SCHOOL WORKSHOPS
- Extension to Host Seminars for Local Food Producers
- Disease management in organic crops webinar December 14
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