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  • 05/28 - Color Me Healthy - Coffeeville Head Start
    May 28, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Coffeeville Head Start, Hwy 84
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    May 30, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Brewton Head Start, Belleville Ave, Brewton
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  • 06/01 - Color Me Healthy- Brewton
    Jun 01, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Brewton Head Start, Belleville Ave, Brewton
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  • 06/03 - After the Hunt: Year-round Wildlife Management
    Jun 03, 8:30 AM
    Dale County Extension Office - 202 South Hwy 123, Suite D, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 06/06 - Worker Protection Standards (WPS) Training
    Jun 06, 9:00 AM
    8300 State Hwy 104 Fairhope, AL 36532
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  • 06/08 - Color Me Healthy- Brewton
    Jun 08, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Brewton Head Start, Belleville Ave, Brewton
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  • 06/11 - Fish Camp
    Jun 11, 8:00 AM
    203 Swingle Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849
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  • 06/12 - Fish Camp
    Jun 12, 8:00 AM
    203 Swingle Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849
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  • 06/13 - Fish Camp
    Jun 13, 8:00 AM
    203 Swingle Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849
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  • 06/13 - June 2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar
    Jun 13, 9:00 AM
    online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196
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Recent Rain Will Likely Affect Cotton, Corn

AUBURN, Ala.—There is no such thing as “typical” Alabama weather. From temperature dips and late frosts, to droughty conditions or more than seven inches of rain,... more

What do I do when I've burned down my weeds but its been too wet to plant?

With all of the rain that we have gotten lately, many people had already burned down their fields but then were unable to plant... more

Still Time to Re-Plant Cotton In Alabama

Some Areas of Central Alabama experienced extremely heavy rainfall, as seen in the graphic below, over this past Saturday night (May 20-21st) and heavy rain... more

King Snakes, and Other Native Alabama Snakes Around the Home

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Over the last week, I have received a couple of calls about... more

Moles

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … With springtime's warm weather, you're not the only thing wanting to dig... more

Slobber Syndrome in Horses

Slobber syndrome ("slobbers"), or slaframine toxicosis, is a chemical irritation and mycotoxicosis resulting from the consumption of Rhizoctonia species-infected legumes, in which excessive salivation is... more

Drought Preparedness for Horse Owners

Drought conditions pose various healthcare and management challenges for horse owners and managers … Conditions associated with drought such... more

Weed of the Month: Verbena, vervain

The following species of Verbena are present in Alabama, as documented in the Alabama Plant Atlas (Alabama Herbarium Consortium and The University of West Alabama... more

Weed of the Month: Verbena, Vervain

Approximately 80 species of Verbena or Vervain occur in the world, and most species are found in the South …... more

When is it Time to Terminate Your Cover Crop in Alabama?

Dr. Dennis Delaney, Extension Specialist with Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System has some advice on when to terminate cover crops this spring... more

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

Anthony Wiggins
County Extension Coordinator
175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D
Brewton, AL 36426-8149
Phone: (251) 867-7760