Contact Us

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

2018 Small Farm Winter Webinar Series

December 8 - April 13, 2018


Registration is open for the 2018 series with a whole new set of topics!  The list with dates, topics, and presenters is pasted below.

It’s easy (and FREE!) to register for the Small Farms Winter Webinars.  Sign up for as many as you want at .  We’ll send you a webinar reminder, log-on instructions, and how to access the archived recording.  If you do not have broadband internet capable of streaming video, call your local Extension office to see if they can offer live viewing.


Elizabeth Wahle

Less Common Fruit Bearing Plants


Zack Grant

Updated High Tunnel Concepts


Grant McCarty

Introduction to Certified Organic Production


David Shiley

Christmas Tree Production and Business Considerations


Bill Davison

An Update on the Grand Prairie Grain Guild: Developing Staple Crop Varieties and Associated Regional Food Grade Markets


Laurie George

Creating Community Food Production Systems


Andrew Margenot

Heavy metals in soils: identifying and acting on contamination


Doug Gucker

Native Pollinators on your Farm


James Theuri

Small Acres Pastured Poultry


Chris Enroth

Growing Ginger, Turmeric, and Other Unique Crops


Nathan Johanning

Tips for Modifying and Building Sprayers for Specialty Crops

View more information about this event.