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Master Gardener Resource Center "on-site" at the Cook County Farm Bureau

The Cook County Farm Bureau® and the Cook County University of Illinois Extension have partnered on a new project that benefits Local Farm Bureau members and the general public.  Master gardeners are on-site at the Farm Bureau office to provide expertise and assistance to members and its surrounding communities to meet horticulture needs, answer questions and provide helpful guidance.


Office hours:

  • Mid-April through mid-November
  • Mondays and Thursdays:                                   9:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Contact phone:  708-354-3276
Contact email:
Office location:
Cook County Farm Bureau Office

6438 Joliet Rd
Countryside, IL 60525


General topic areas that can be addressed include soil test recommendations, plant disease issues and treatments, horticulture related questions, pest identification and treatment, and more.  Commercial related questions will be forwarded to local University of Illinois Extension Professional Staff.


Click Here for Soil Testing Program & Kit Information