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The University Of Illinois Extension Office is focusing on the upcoming garden season. The best way to do that is to plant seeds indoors. Planting seeds indoors takes proper planning and correct conditioning. In order to know all the steps and what the best seeds to use, the University of Illinois Extension Office will host a Starting Seeds Indoors Workshop held at the Christian County Extension Office which is located at 1120 North Webster Street.

 

Andrew Holsinger, who is a U of I horticulture educator, will be teaching the class. He will present a variety of techniques and tips for starting seeds indoors. The cost for the program will be $5 which also includes handouts and you are encouraged to preregister by visiting extension.illinois.edu/cjmm. You can also call 287-7246. You are asked to register by March 3rd. 

 

This program will take place on Thursday, March 5th from 1:30 PM until 3 PM. The U of I Extension Office provides practical education that helps people, businesses, and communities solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future. For more information on the program call 287-7246.

 
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