University of Illinois Extension
Serving Champaign, Ford-Iroquois, and Vermilion Counties
801 North Country Fair Drive, Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone 217.333.7672 FAX 217.333.7683
Champaign, IL – All Gardening Enthusiasts and the General Public are invited. All presentations start promptly at 7:00 p.m. and end by 9:30 p.m. No charge for this series.
JANUARY 19, 2012
Topic Title: SAVE WATER, SAVE $’s, SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT
Location: Auditorium: University of Illinois Extension Service, 801 N. Country Fair Drive,
Speaker: Duane Friend, Extension Specialist & Educator, Water Conservation, Jackson County
Topic Details: A discussion and an overview of the general Champaign county Eco-system and the Mahomet Aquifer, with emphasis on home gardens and how the home Gardner can contribute to safe and sustainable resource usage. Sprinklers on the lawn or in the cornfield are not the only answer.
For more information, contact:
Julie Steele, Master Gardener Coordinator