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University of Illinois Extension serving Henderson, Knox, McDonough and Warren Counties

Knox County
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401-5595
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Henderson County
410 E. Main, PO Box 540
Stronghurst, IL 61480
Phone: 309-924-1163
FAX: 309-924-1164
Hours: Monday and Tuesday 8am-2pm and Thursday 8am-4:30pm

McDonough County
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Warren County
1000 North Main Street
P.O. Box 227
Monmouth, IL 61462
Phone: 309-734-5161
FAX: 309-734-5532
Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30pm (Closed noon to 1 pm)

Upcoming Events

Illiana Vegetable Growers Symposium

January 4, 2018

Teibel’s Family Restaurant
1775 US Hwy 41
Schererville, IN 46375 ( County)

Commercial vegetable farmers and market gardeners will be able to network and gain invalauble tips on how to improve their business during the Illiana Vegetable Growers Symposium.

The program is a collaboration of Purdue and the University of Illinois Extension services. Presenters will include several Extension specialists from both universities.

Presentation highlights include management of tomato bacterial canker, sprayers for controlling insects in sweet corn, new dicamba regulations and updates on federal food safety regulations.
The symposium also includes breakout sessions which will allow participants to focus on either marketing or production issues, including cover crops and high tunnels.

Early registration costs $30 and should be postmarked by Dec. 14 or completed online by Dec. 20. Participants also can register at the door for $35, but they will not be guaranteed lunch.
Registration is available online through the Education Store For more information, contact Nikky Witkowski at or 219-755-3240, or Kym Schwinkendorf at or 219-386-5232.

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