Master Gardener Help Desks

Problems with your yard or garden? Are pests or weeds concerning you?

You have questions. We have answers! Master Gardeners are available to help you with those gardening questions. They can assist in identifying problems and finding solutions. Bring your questions and any samples you have. Samples should be enclosed in a plastic bag or container and should be fresh to obtain a good diagnosis.

Submit an online help desk request!

Livingston County

  • 2024 Season: Thursdays, 10 a.m. to NOON Walk-In Clinic, open April to October
  • Livingston County Extension Office, 1412 S. Locust, Pontiac, IL 61764
  • Phone number: 815-842-1776; email address:

McLean County

  • 2024 Season:
    • Mondays 9 to 11 a.m. Walk-In Clinic, open May 1 to October 31
    • Email and phone messages are checked weekly from November to May.
  • McLean County Extension Office, 1615 Commerce Parkway, Bloomington, IL 61704
    Please enter through the double doors at the south end of the building.
  • Phone number: 309-663-8306​; email address:

Woodford County

  • 2024 Dates: Select dates, 4:30 - 6 p.m.
    • April 15, May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, and October 21
  • Eureka Public Library, 202 E Main St., Eureka, IL 61530
  • Phone number: 309-467-3789