University of Illinois Extension Resource Guide

Did you know that you don’t have to buy a ton of random books and aimlessly surf the internet to find reliable gardening and household information? Your state college extension service provides a wealth of information completely free of charge, that’s been tried and tested. The University of Illinois has an especially user-friendly website these days, with individual pages for a lot of great topics, so be sure to check out some of these sites.

Illinois Vegetable Garden Guide

Herb Gardening

Successful Container Gardening

Small Fruit Crops For The Backyard

Composting In The Home Garden

My First Garden

Apples & More

Strawberries & More

Raspberries & More

Pumpkins & More

Winter Storm Resource Center

Stain Solutions

Turkey For The Holidays