Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

LaSalle County
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Email: uie-blmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Bureau County
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

LaSalle County
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Upcoming Events

Free Pressure Canner Lid and Gauge Testing

August 15, 2018 (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM )

Spring Valley Farmers Market
100 E. Dakota St.
Spring Valley, IL 61362 (Bureau County)

FREE

Pressure Canner Lid and

Gauge Testing Offered at

Local Farmers Markets

To ensure safety in the home canning process, it is recommended that pressure canner lids and gauges are tested annually. 

 

University of Illinois Extension is offering this free service at many local farmers

markets this season.  Stop by our farmers market food preservation table for a check-up before you start canning.

Ottawa Farmers Market

July 21, 2018

8:00am—12:30pm

 

LaSalle Farmers Market

July 31, 2018

3:00—6:00pm

 

Princeton Farmers Market

August 4, 2018

8:30am—1:00pm

 

Spring Valley Farmers Market

August 15, 2018

4:00—6:00pm

 

 

Not available to attend?

Call Susan Glassman, 815-224-0889

to arrange a drop-off and pick-up time