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  • Gallatin County 4-H Update
    News from the Gallatin County 4-H program.
  • Get Up and Move!
    4-H activities that encourage physical activity to help create healthy individuals, families and communities.
  • Hamilton County 4-H News
    News from the Hamilton County 4-H program.
  • Illinois Pesticide Review
    The Illinois Pesticide Review provides concise information on legislation, regulations, and other developments directly impacting pesticide use in Illinois.
  • New Agriculture Network
    Seasonal advice for field crop and vegetable growers interested in organic agriculture.
  • Nibbles
    Ideas for coping with the challenges of parenting and preparing your children for success.
  • Parenting Again
    A newsletter focused on grandparents raising their grandchildren.
  • Pet Columns
    General information for animal owners from the College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • Pope-Hardin 4-H News
    Check out the up & coming 4-H activities in Pope and Hardin Counties.
  • Saline County 4-H Connection
    See the latest, up to date news from the Saline County 4-H program. Our clubs and Federation have lots of events & activities planned.
  • The Bulletin
    Weekly bulletins during the growing season, letting you know what problem pests to look for before they reach your field.
  • White County 4-H News
    News from the White County 4-H program.
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Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Pope, Saline and White Counties

Saline County
912 S Commercial Street
Suite 4
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Phone: 618-252-8391
FAX: 618-253-3006
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Gallatin County
216 S. Murphy
Ridgway, IL 62979
Phone: 618-272-3022
FAX: 618-272-3024

Hamilton County
100 S. Jackson
Courthouse Basement
McLeansboro, IL 62859
Phone: 618-643-3416
FAX: 618-643-3206
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Hardin & Pope County
Dixon Springs Agricultural Center
354 State Hwy 145 North
Simpson, IL 62985
Phone: 618-695-6060
FAX: 618-695-2492

White County
1715 College Avenue
Carmi, IL 62821
Phone: 618-382-2662
FAX: 618-382-2276
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

4-H Youth Development

4-H Youth Development

Featured Websites

Additional Websites

  • Illinois 4-H Foundation
    The Illinois 4-H Foundation raises funds from individuals, corporations, and organizations that supplement state and county 4-H programs
  • Livestock E-Quiz
    This site provides youth and adults the opportunity to quiz themselves about dairy, beef, horses, sheep and forages.

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