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Every winter U of I extension conducts a series of free webinars for specialty crop growers in Illinois. Topics range from growing fruits or vegetable for fun or profit, to insect control to marketing your produce, Andy Larson, extension Local Foods and Small Farms educator, conducts the on line webinars.

You do need to register for the live webinars. Contact your local U of I extension office for details. Meanwhile all webinars held since 2012 are available anytime on the Extension service U-Tube channel.

The webinars are designed for all specialty growers, whether a full time operation of a garden hobbyist.