Upcoming Events

  • USDA Building Closed / Holiday
    February 15, 2016 (7:00 AM - 4:30 PM)

    George Washington's Birthday Holiday

  • Annie's Project at Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau
    February 16, 2016 (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

    Annie's Project is an educational program dedicated to strengthening women's roles in the modern farm enterprise for over 10 years.

    Dates: February 16, 18, 23, 25 and March 1, 3 from 6-9 PM

    Workshop is offered by the University of Illinois Extension in...

  • SWCD Board Meeting
    February 17, 2016 (8:00 AM - 9:30 AM)

  • Joys of Gardening
    February 20, 2016 (8:25 AM - 3:25 PM)

    Event at Highland Community College Student Conference Center; Room 201

    Register on line at web.extension.illinois.edu/jsw

    Cost: full day (4 workshops, material and lunch) $25.00/ $30 after 2/11/2016; half day (2 workshops and materials; no lunch) $15.00

  • Certified Livestock Manager Training at Steph. Farm Bureau
    February 24, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

    To register for a workshop, call the University of Illinois Extension at 1-800-345-6087 or go online to www.livestocktraining.com/register.   The cost is $30.  If more than one employee from the same farm signs-up, each registration after the first...

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"Leading people to conserve,
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