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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 8am to 11:30am, 12:30pm to 4.30pm

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 and 1 pm to 4:30 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

Annie's Project Provides Farm Enterprise Education for Women

Annie’s Project – Education for Farm Women is a discussion-based workshop bringing women together to learn from experts in production, financial management, marketing and the legal field.

A six-week workshop planned in Jerseyville will help women on the farm become empowered to be better business partners or sole operators through networking, and by managing and organizing critical information.

The sessions will be conducted Tuesday evenings starting March 6 and ending on April 10, 5:50 to 8:50 p.m., at the Farm Credit Illinois building in Jerseyville, 27049 IL-16, Jerseyville.

Registration is $40 per person, which includes course materials. Space is limited so those interested in attending are encouraged to register soon. Registration deadline is March 1.

Sponsors of this Annie’s Project workshop are W.A. Rice Seed Company, Tri-County FS, CNB Bank, Carrollton Bank and Jersey State Bank.

For more information, contact Andrew Holsinger via email at or at 217-532-3941. Online registration is available at More information can be found on the Annie’s Project website at

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please call the Extension 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.

Source: Andrew Holsinger, Extension Educator, Horticulture,