Agents from the Dallas County Extension office conduct Master Gardener Classes and training meetings; assist clients with gardening site selection and pest management; as well as conduct classes on various gardening topics such as plant propagation.
For more information on gardening, contact information, or to view our upcoming events calendar, please visit the Dallas County Extension office’s Home & Garden page.
Extension Regional Agent conducting “On-farm Crop Tests and Demonstrations” assist producers with variety selection and other management practices; Train producers for private applicator permits and provide producers with information on crop production practices and technology and scout for pests, assist producers with crop problems, and conduct other row crop programs as requested.
Home Matters, the Family and Consumer Sciences Newsletter for March 2015 is now available online.
Topics included in this issue are:
- Basic Home Skills Workshops
- Heir Property Workshop
- Diabetes Education Opportunities
- Senior Nutrition Vouchers
- Newsletter Going Electronic
- Spring Gardening Tips
- Power Pay Your Way to Lower Bills
- Recipe Corner—Pickled Peppers and Onions Relish
Want to get involved in the greatest youth program happening in your community? Then join 4-H and bring a friend along with you. 4-H is your passport to adventure!
The Alabama Master Naturalist program is a new statewide program whose goal is to help promote awareness, understanding, and respect of Alabama’s natural world among Alabama’s citizens and visitors. In addition, the AMN program will also develop a statewide corps of well-informed volunteers providing education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within their communities.
Learn more about how you can participate today!
Agri-tourism can take many forms. Roadside stands and farmers’ markets offer farm-fresh produce and interaction with growers. Farms may open to the public for wildlife watching and hunting. Ag tours, on farm bed-and-breakfasts, and dude ranches give tourists the fresh air, open space, and relaxation of country life.
U-pick operations, pumpkin patches, Christmas tree farms, hay mazes, farm-animal petting zoos, wine tasting, ag heritage museums, festivals, and fairs all attract visitors.
Find your Agri-Tourism destination today!
Take some simple precautions when preparing food for storage with Food Storage Charts and tips!
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