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Credit Card Spending at Christmas

Auburn, Alabama — Experts predict that this Christmas season consumers will spend more money that ever using the internet as a shopping tool. Last season... more

Free Aquaculture 101 Workshop for Teachers

Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) in conjunction with Gadsden State Community College and the Alabama-Mississippi Sea Grant will be offering a... more

Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought

Two related documents AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdf​ Drought Sales of Livestock... more

Cotton –The Silver Lining in This Year’s Drought

Calhoun County cotton farmer Woody Cheatwood was shocked at how good his cotton yields were this year with the prolonged drought in north Alabama... more

Corn: Man's Best Crop

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … "The History of Corn" probably sounds like a topic too esoteric to... more

Managing the Drought: Pond Impacts and Opportunities

Most everything associated with a drought seems negative, and that certainly is the case for most facets of pond management …... more

Alabama 4-H Awarded Prestigious MacArthur Foundation Grant for Robotics Digital Badges

A group of 4-H educators from across the United States with leadership from Alabama Cooperative Extension System Specialist Dr. Tony Cook won a prestigious grant... more

4-H Enrollment Has Begun; Youth Find Programs Diverse; Fun

The beginning of the school year in Alabama also signals the start of the year for the state’s largest youth development organization – 4-H... more

State Champs Ready for National Archery Championship

A group of Alabama 4-H youth from several counties in Northeast Alabama are preparing themselves for the national showcase after winning the state archery championship... more

Don't Let Water Be the Last Thing on Your Mind

Alabama averages 55 inches of rain per year … Unfortunately, there are times that we experience drought... more

Meet the staff & directions
7:45-12:00 12:30-4:15

Lori Wheeler
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
500 Grand Ave. SW., Suite 300
Fort Payne, AL 35967-1716
Mailing Address:
500 Grand Ave. SW, Suite 300
Fort Payne, AL 35967-1716
Phone: (256) 845-8595
Fax: (256) 845-8596