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Bugged by houseplant pests? Give carnivorous plants a try
URBANA, Ill. – During the chilly, dreary winter months, I enjoy my green houseplants that add a bright spot in my office and living space. So when I was visiting a new specialty plant shop this fall, I had to add a new plant friend, “Ping,” to my collection. If you have ever dealt with...
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Illinois Experience 4-H award recognizes two local youths for leadership
DECATUR, Ill. – 4-H celebrates the accomplishments of its members in an annual award ceremony each April. Two Macon County Maroa Livestock 4-H club members received a state 4-H Experience Award for their career achievements. Morgan Crouch and Taylor Crouch were awarded the Emerald Clover...
Germán Bollero
Bollero named College of ACES dean
URBANA, Ill. – Germán Bollero will be the next dean of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, pending approval by the University...

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