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University of Illinois Extension serving Jo Daviess, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties

Stephenson County
Highland Community College, Bldg R
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-4125
FAX: 815-232-9006
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Jo Daviess County
204 Vine, PO Box 600
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Phone: 815-858-2273
FAX: 815-858-2274

SNAP Ed Office
650 North Main St
Rockford, IL 61103
Phone: 779-423-0982

Winnebago County
1040 North Second Street
Rockford, IL 61107
Phone: 815-986-4357
FAX: 815-986-4329

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2014-2015 Winter Gardening Resources

As the landscape of your yard and garden quickly changes and the traditional outdoor growing season in the midwest comes to a close, we turn our interests and activities to Winter Gardening. Below is a collection of articles and materials created by the University of Illinois Extension that is sure to keep your green thumb warm until next spring!


UIExtension YouTube VIDEOS with Richard Hentschel, U of I Extension horticulturist, and Greg Stack, U of I Extension horticulturist