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Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
535 South Randall Road
St. Charles, IL 60174-1591
For the U of I Extension Community Garden Webinar Series, click here.
The Master Gardener Help Desks operate during the growing season (March-Oct) in each county. Click here to learn more or contact your local office.
Gardening podcasts & videos - University of Illinois Extension Educator Richard Hentschel discusses timely horticulture issues in the Green Side Up Podcast and in-season garden videos, "This Week in the Garden" on Facebook or YouTube.
Questions? Contact Richard Hentschel, Extension Educator, Horticulture at email@example.com
A helpful monthly guide to know what to do in your garden.
Adventures of Herman
Squirmin' Herman the Worm teaches students all about worms and how to make their own worm bin in this interactive curriculum. (Intended for 1st-3rd grade students)
Las Aventuras de Herman
Herman el Gusano Escurridizo enseña a los estudiantes todo acerca de los gusanos y como hacer su propio criadero de gusanos.
Need to test your soil? Here's what you need to know.
Learn more about the plants and their problems in your yard and garden.
Living with Wildlife in Illinois
This website provides residents of Illinois with information about how to coexist with Illinois wildlife.
Let's Talk about Insects
Join C.P. to learn the benefits of insects, their basic anatomy, and what makes an insect an insect. You can even create a new insect! (Intended for 3rd-5th grade students)
Hablemos de Insectos
Únete a C.P. para que aprendas los beneficios, anatomía y muchas cosas más acerca de los insectos. ¡También puedes crear tu propio insecto!
Stepping Stones to Perennial Garden Design
Learn how to design and maintain a perennial garden that will delight you with seasonal beauty year after year.
Local Resources and Information
- COMMUNITY GARDEN WEBINAR SERIES
This series of webinar videos takes viewers through a variety of topics and discusses the different steps to develop a successful community garden.
- Visit State Horticulture Website
University of Illinois Extension state horticulture website, including links to various topics of interest