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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties

Montgomery County
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Email: uie-cjmm@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Christian County
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 11:30 am; 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Jersey County
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

Macoupin County Master Gardener Offer New Items at Plant Sale

The popular Macoupin County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale, this year scheduled for May 28 is well known for its selection of locally grown annuals, perennials and other plants.  The sale will be held at the Macoupin County Historical Society in conjunction with the Annual Strawberry Festivals.

 The fundraiser begins at 9:00 am until 1 pm. Rain or shine.  The Master Gardeners are excited to bring the plant sale to the public.  The volunteers are going through their gardens to see what plants can be divide and donate for the sale.

Customers can pay with cash.  All money raised stays in Macoupin County for horticulture education and community projects.

Local Contact: Andrew Holsinger, Extension Educator, Horticulture, aholsing@illinois.edu