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  • 09/01 - Today's Parent at Lewis Academy
    Sep 01, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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  • 09/08 - Plant Propagation at Lewis Academy
    Sep 08, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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  • 09/09 - ServSafe
    Sep 09, 10:00 AM
    1702 Noble St., Anniston, AL
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  • 09/11 - ServSafe
    Sep 11, 10:00 AM
    1702 Noble St., Anniston, AL
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  • 09/14 - Calhoun County Staff Conference
    Sep 14, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    1702 Noble St., Suite 108, Anniston, AL
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  • 09/14 - Calhoun County 4-H Team Meeting
    Sep 14, 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
    1702 Noble Street, Suite 108, Anniston, AL
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  • 09/15 - Reality Check at Lewis Academy
    Sep 15, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Coosa Valley Youth Services
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  • 09/21 - Calhoun County Staff Conference
    Sep 21, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    1702 Noble St., Suite 108, Anniston, AL
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  • 09/22 - Care and Maintenance at Lewis Academy
    Sep 22, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Coosa Valley Youth Services
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  • 09/23 - Lunch & Learn "The Edible Landscape" w/Hayes Jackson
    Sep 23, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    77 Justice Avenue, Anniston, AL 36205
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Beating Fire Ants This Fall

Falling into fall sounds like a great idea — unless falling includes a run in with the Imported Fire Ant. Pest-proofing your home is a... more

​Fall Vegetable Gardening

Q:  My summer vegetable garden has finally bit the dust (no pun intended), but I am just not quite ready to put the garden tools... more

Find a Deer Fawn?

A doe spends very little time with her fawn the first weeks after its birth to minimize the chance that predators will find it by... more

​Dealing with a Dry Spell

Q. We've had some super hot and dry weather this summer. We get an occasional hit and miss shower, but some of my plants still look... more

Electric Air!

​I love this time of year. There’s an electric quality to the … air and the feeling of new... more

Help with Student Loan Debt

​To ensure that Americans can afford their … student loan payments, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act gives... more

Emergencies are Inconvenient

are never convenient; most often they seem to occur at the most inopportune … times. For example, early one morning... 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

Meet the staff & directions
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David West
County Extension Coordinator
County Administration Building
1702 Noble Street, Suite 108
Anniston, AL 36201
Phone: (256) 237-1621
Fax: (256) 238-8630