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  • 08/06 - Autauga Co. Master Gardeners Association Lunch & Learn
    Aug 06, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Christ Lutheran Church, 2175 Cobbs Ford Road, Prattville, AL 36066
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  • 08/06 - Autauga County Lunch and Learn Program
    Aug 06, 12:00 PM
    Christ Lutheran Church, 2175 Cobbs Ford Road, Prattville, AL
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  • 08/08 - Introduction to Farm and Ranch Resources
    Aug 08, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Chitlon Research and Extension Center 120 CR 756 Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 08/10 - Ag Solutions Day
    Aug 10, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Orange Beach Events Center- 4671 Wharf Parkway
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  • 08/13 - Autauga MG Monthly Meeting
    Aug 13, 9:00 AM
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  • 08/17 - Lunch and Learn - Seed Saving
    Aug 17, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile, AL 36608
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  • 08/20 - Autauga County 4-H Horse Club Meeting
    Aug 20, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    2226 Highway 14 W. , Autaugaville, AL
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  • 08/21 - Blueberry and Muscadine Workshop
    Aug 21, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    9215 Lee Road 54, Auburn, Al
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  • 08/25 - ServSafe Training Lowndes
    Aug 25, 8:00 AM
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  • 08/27 - ServSafe Training Lowndes
    Aug 27, 8:00 AM
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Master Gardener Helpline

​Do you have garden or landscape questions and can't find answers?  Master Gardener volunteers answer this toll-free line, 877-252-4769 (ALA-GROW) giving advice to all residential... more

Food Friday: Cookies

With an abundance of fresh vegetables and fruits in the summer time, it’s easy to forget about the tastier things in life! Cookies are a... more

Humid + Muggy = Humugity

Every time I've stepped outdoors the last few days, I imagined that I stepped into a room in which someone was pouring water on hot rocks. It's hot, steamy,... more

​Beware of Boxwood Blight

Q.  I read about a new disease affecting boxwoods.  I have quite a few boxwoods in my landscape, and I am a little worried.  What is... more

Check Bermudagrass Forage for the Bermudagrass Stem Maggot, July 24, 2015

Damage from bermudagrass stem maggot was reported from Franklin and Cherokee Counties this week.  Damage had previously been reported from Talladega, Marshall, Shelby, Chilton, Chambers,... more

It is Time to Look for Fall Armyworms in Pastures and Hayfields

This week cattlemen and extension agents  reported finding damaging populations of fall armyworm in hayfields in 4 counties: Pike, Calhoun, Etowah, and Marshall.  It is best... more

Keep Scouting for Sugarcane Aphids, July 22, 2015

​Sugarcane aphid has been reported from all four corners of the state, and has exceeded the action threshold for treatment in most counties.  Farmers should continue... more

Watering Tips for Picky Veggies

​Boy has it been dry lately! With summer temps reaching well above 90 degrees and the rain being scattered, there are a lot of gardens... more

Basics of Backyard Livestock

Question:  I grew up in a rural farming community, and couldn’t wait to leave for the big city and bright lights! Now, many years older... more

Summer Thunderstorms: Lightning Safety

July 17 – The 2015 Barbasol Championship golf tournament is … taking place on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail... more

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2226 Hwy 14 W, Suite E
Autaugaville, AL 36003
Phone: (334) 361-7273
Fax: (334) 361-7275