Illinois Extension strives to provide relevant, science-based information that serves residents and businesses in our area and across the state. From blogs featuring the best seasonal tips and techniques to news stories highlighting upcoming learning opportunities, we offer you impactful insights backed by the research and public engagement resources of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois.
Interested in talking with one of our content or program experts? Visit our staff directory for a list of available local resources.
Tune into WOC 1420 AM radio on Saturdays at 10 a.m. and Sundays at 10:30 a.m. each week where you can hear educators from University of Illinois Extension and Iowa State Extension share knowledge and tips on everything from nutrition and wellness to agriculture and horticulture.
Tune in to hear the live broadcasts on Sunday, tune in at this link
You can listen to previously recorded podcasts at this link: Extension Spotlight
Including these past topics:
- Martha Smith, Horticulture Educator from the University of Illinois Extension Office for discussions about Online Master Gardener Classes, Fall Yard Prep and Tagging Monarch Butterflies.
- Lindsey Kabat, Registered Dietetic Technician with the University of Illinois Extension Office discusses Diabetes Management
- Haley Gruber and Jennifer Jones, Watershed Outreach Associates for the University of Illinois Extension Office to learn more about initiatives in our area.
Nutrition and wellness educator Kristin Bogdonas of University of Illinois Extension provides timely news, information, ideas to promote healthy living in the Quad Cities and beyond.
Hear Wellness Wake Up Call at this link