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
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

Soil and Water Management Webinar

February 20, 2018 (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM )

Illinois Valley Community College, Room CTC 124
815 N Orlando Smith Rd
Oglesby, IL 61348 (LaSalle County)

Soil and Water Management Seminar/Webinar for Certified Crop Advisors


CCAs (farm managers, chemical, fertilizer and seed dealers) 4.5 CEU hours in Soil and Water Management available.

Illinois Valley Community College, Room CTC 124, Oglesby, IL.

Registration due by February 19th.

To register online go to: or call Extension at 815-224-0889, cost $45. Materials and lunch included. 

The 2018 webinar will feature the following speakers and topics:

Where does eroded soil come from and where does it go?  Implications for soil and stream management

      Dr. Bruce L. Rhoads and Dr. Thanos Papanicolaou, UIUC and University of Tennessee


How extreme weather controls nutrient exports from the agricultural Midwest to the Gulf, and what we can do about it.

      Dr. Adam Ward and Laura Keefer, University of Indiana and UIUC


Managing Microbes: AMF in Cropping Systems

      Dr. Wendy Taheri, Terra Nimbus LLC


Cover crops: Benefits and Selection

      Dr. Eileen Kladivko, Purdue University


Soil health tests and how they can be used in a crop management program.

      Donna Brandt, University of Missouri

View more information about this event.