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On The Verge of Bold Color

Periodically at First Light, University of Illinois Extension educator Richard Hentschel joins First Light host Brian O'Keefe for the ‘Farm to Table’ segment. They cover everything from agriculture and agri-business to your backyard garden and home landscaping. In March...Brian and Richard went to the Chicago Flower and Garden show at Navy Pier, and stopped at an incredibly diverse display of tulips

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From 4-H to Agri-business

University of Illinois Extension educator Richard Hentschel and First Light host Brian O'Keefe visit florist shop owner Katy Konop at her shop in Yorkville. Katy's bracing for the crush of business that comes with Valentine's Day

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Katy Konop (left) and University of Illinois Extension educator Richard Hentschel check the inventory at Katy's floral shop

Katy Konop (left) and University of Illinois Extension educator Richard Hentschel check the inventory at Katy's floral shop