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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
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

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Garden Pests and Diseases Workshop To Be Offered In Hillsboro July 14

Have you ever noticed an insect or disease in your garden and wanted to know what type it is? Then make plans to attend the garden pests and diseases workshop offered by University of Illinois Extension Thursday, July 14, 2016 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at University of Illinois Extension Montgomery County Office, #1 Industrial Park Drive, Hillsboro.  This class offers information about common vegetable insects and diseases.  Information on how to protect your garden, identification, symptoms, control methods and avoidance strategies will be discussed.  The program is $5, and online registration is required by a Monday, July 11 deadline at

For more information about this workshop, contact Andrew Holsinger directly at or 217-532-3941, or by calling the Montgomery County Extension Office at 217-532-3941.

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office. Universidad de Illinois ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en programas y empleo. Si usted necesita un ajuste razonable para participar en este programa, por favor póngase en contacto con nuestra oficina.


Local Contact: Andrew Holsinger, Extension Educator, Horticulture,