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Finding funding for Cook County Extension

May 13, 2012 Another year, another Cook County Extension crisis Here we go again. I received an email last week from my friend Ron Wolford, Cook County Extension Educator, under the subject line “It’s Back!! Another Cook County Extension Budget … Continue reading

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Beautiful music in the studio and hog trouble in Michigan

April 1, 2012 Appearing live in studio: Tracy DeMarco and Brian Bradbury! Well, it IS April Fool’s Day, after all, and I didn’t want to spoil the fun of bringing a real, live harp into the studio. It so happens … Continue reading

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A win for front yard veggies, two great conferences, and trying to get a win for clean air

February 13, 2011 Victory Garden!! Northbrook allows front yard veggies! You might remember last year’s late summer brouhaha involving a modest vegetable garden that a modest family in Northbrook just happened to put in the wrong place–their front yard. When … Continue reading

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