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  • 09/24 - AL Cottage Food - Rockford
    Sep 24, 5:30 PM
    Coosa County Extension Office, 13999 AL HWY 22, Rockford, AL 35136
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  • 09/25 - Food Preservation - Drying Workshop
    Sep 25, 9:00 AM
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  • 09/25 - Outdoor Photography Course
    Sep 25, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Alexander City, Alabama
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  • 10/02 - Learn to Earn Fondant Cake Decorating Workshop
    Oct 02, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Stewartville VFD(located beside West Coosa Senior Center) - 4754 Coosa Co. Rd. 70 - Sylacauga, AL
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  • 10/02 - Outdoor Photography Course
    Oct 02, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Alexander City, Alabama
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  • 10/05 - Farming 101:Vegetable Production in Alabama
    Oct 05, 9:00 AM
    Tallapoosa County Extension Office
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  • 10/09 - Growing Succulents
  • 10/09 - AL Cottage Food - Anniston
    Oct 09, 5:00 PM
    Calhoun County Extension Office, 1702 Noble St., Ste. 108, Anniston, AL 36201
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  • 10/10 - ServSafe - Anniston
    Oct 10, 9:00 AM
    Calhoun County Extension Office, 1702 Noble Street, Ste. 108, Anniston, AL 36201
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  • 10/11 - Coosa County Chamber of Commerce
    Oct 11, 8:00 AM
    P.O. Box 247
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Grower and Ag Professional Training Events (Updated Weekly)

Year-round ACES training programs open to the public Private Pesticide Applicator Training Classes (Alabama Pesticide Education Program) http//www.aces.edu/anr/pesticidemgt/ Alabama Master Gardeners Program http//mg.aces.edu/ Monthly extension... more

Farming Basics Electronic Curriculum for Beginning Farmers

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Alabama Beginning Farmer Program have released the "Farming Basics" online curriculum that is a great place for self-paced learning... more

Sunflowers Provide Color to Landscapes

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Sunflowers are highly valued economically, but they seem to be overlooked when choosing plants for landscapes. Few plants can boast better... more

Worms on My Tomatoes!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … (Mallory Kelley, Home Grounds REA) ​Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests... more

Are WORMS eating your TOMATOES?

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests at least once, preferably twice,... more

How will burndown herbicides work with low temperatures?

Some areas of Alabama have been experiencing temperatures in the 30's this last week and forecasters say that more cold weather is to come... more

Weeds: They are important to everyone! Here is why

No matter where I go, whenever a conversation strikes up between someone and myself and they ask what my occupation is and I say that... more

Prescribed fire: A Series to promote better forest management and therefore better wildlife management

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Prescribed fire has been a part of land management across most of... more

Bamboo: Benefit or Boogeyman?

Golden bamboo (Phyllostachys aurea), planted as an ornamental and historically for use as fishing poles, is a familiar sight spreading around old... more

Who should attend 2018 Auxin Training?

There is some confusion over who is required to attend the 2018 Auxin Training … If you plan to... more
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Meet the staff & directions
7:45 am-4:15 pm (Lunch 11:45-12:15)

Sharon Haynes
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
13999 AL Highway 22
Rockford, AL 35136
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 247
Rockford, AL 35136
Phone: (256) 377-4713