University of Illinois Agriculture Events Calendar
Check out our web-based Events Calendar. New programs are being
confirmed every day. Keep in touch with your Extension Office
for programs addressing the topics that interest you and are offered
in your county. To find your county's website go to: http://web.aces.uiuc.edu/ve
Small Tract Management Workshops in February
There are two opportunities to learn how to manage your acreage
one in Kankakee and the other in Rockford. Owners or future
purchasers of five to twenty acres of land will want to attend
this multi-session program. Participants will be able to choose
from a wide selection of topics: how to manage a pond, small flocks,
pastures, and weeds. Other topics are creating natural areas and
wildlife habitat, home gardening, wind breaks, and composting.
There will be sessions on marketing what you raise, business potential,
and Internet resources. Participants will also meet local agency
personnel that will explain how they can be of assistance to small
Co-sponsored by University of Illinois Extension and Rock Valley
College. For a brochure contact Boone County Extension at 815-544-3710.
Co-sponsored by University of Illinois Extension, Kankakee County
and Kankakee Community College. For a brochure and registration
information contact Kankakee County Extension at 815-933-8337.