Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
1650 Commerce Drive
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Local Food Systems and Small Farms
- 14th Annual Kankakee County Beekeeping Workshop
Workshop will be held on March 3, 2018 at Kankakee Community College
- 2018 Grazing Group Dutch Treat Dinner & Meeting - Kankakee County
- Annual Blueberry Maintenance Day - Pembroke Township
Join residents and friends of Pembroke Township, Rehoboth Mennonite Church, and others to prune an all-natural two-acre blueberry patch.
- Establishing & Maintining a Homestead Prairie - Will County
Extension educators James Theuri and Dave Shiley will give an informative talk on homestead prairies.
- Making Small Acreage Profitable - Kankakee County
What can you do with small acreage? The options will be discussed at this workshop.
- Raising Backyard Chickens - Will County
Workshop will be held on April 6, 2018 at Will County Extension Office.
- Raising Rabbits for Food - Will County
Workshop will be held on March 23, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.
- Specialty Growers & Gardeners Expo
Growing season is coming soon, and the time to prepare is now. Attend this free Expo event in Kankakee County for beneficial information and networking.