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  • 10/22 - Kids and Kin Advisory Meeting-Alex City
    Oct 22, 12:30 PM
    18 Alabama Avenue East, Room 201
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  • 10/23 - Coosa County Forestry Field Day
    Oct 23, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    2188 Coosa County Road 66, Goodwater, AL 35072
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  • 10/24 - Live Well Faith Communities Workshop
    Oct 24, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    188 County Road 30, Cottage Grove Community, Kellyton, AL 35089
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  • 10/26 - Farming 101:Vegetable Production in Alabama
    Oct 26, 9:00 AM
    Tallapoosa County Extension Office
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  • 10/30 - Outdoor Photography Course
    Oct 30, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Alexander City, Alabama
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  • 10/31 - Live Well Faith Communities Workshop
    Oct 31, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    188 County Road 30, Cottage Grove Community, Kellyton, AL 35089
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  • 11/07 - Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training
    Nov 07, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Alabama Extension Office, 402 Arnold St., NE, Ste G-1, Cullman, AL 35055
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  • 11/07 - ServSafe Food Safety Certification Training
    Nov 07, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136- Coosa County Extension Office
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  • 11/08 - Coosa County Chamber of Commerce
    Nov 08, 8:00 AM
    P.O. Box 247
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  • 11/08 - ServSafe Food Safety Certification Training
    Nov 08, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136- Coosa County Extension Office
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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

Crop Insurance Not a Guaranteed Payout for Farmers

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala.—Insurance companies will be busy processing claims and assessing damages, as residents affected by Hurricane Michael work to recover. Crop insurance agents and... more

Prescribed Fire: The Fuels Component

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … In this second of a four-part series, you will learn the importance... more

Farming Basics Online Course Open to All Producers

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

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
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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