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Macon County Master Gardener Garden Walk is June 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Recognizing heat-related warning signs for gardeners and landscapers
URBANA, Ill. — Landscaping and gardening are great physical exercises, and studies show they are good for emotional well-being. But those working outside must remain aware of the dangers associated with heat stress on their bodies. “When I was working as a landscaper, we had to sod a...
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State horse competition showcases 4-H members' knowledge and skills
CLINTON, Ill. —  The annual state 4-H Hippology Contest and 4-H Horse Speaking Contest took place on April 13 at the University of Illinois campus. DeWitt County 4-H members participated in both contests, demonstrating their knowledge and skills beyond riding.Lillian Elsea and Amyla...

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