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  • 09/19 - Gardening 101 - "Hands-On" Gardening - Gardening Basics, Preparing the Soil, Planting the Crop, Tending the Crop, Tentative Harvest
    Sep 19, 5:30 PM
    Church Street Incubator, 207 E. Church Street, Atmore, Al 36502
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  • 09/20 - Promoting Pollinators in Your Family Forest
    Sep 20, 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    3301 School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences
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  • 09/21 - Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference
    Sep 21, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Crossville, TN
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  • 09/21 - Promoting Pollinators in Your Family Forest
    Sep 21, 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    3301 School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences
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  • 09/22 - Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference
    Sep 22, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Crossville, TN
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  • 09/23 - Auburn University Ag Discovery Day
    Sep 23, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tallassee, AL
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  • 09/23 - Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference
    Sep 23, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Crossville, TN
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  • 09/24 - Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference
    Sep 24, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Crossville, TN
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  • 09/26 - 2017 Central Alabama Beef Cattle Nutrition Tools: Preparing to feed the cow herd
    Sep 26, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    2553 Rocky Mt Rd Prattville, AL 36066
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  • 09/28 - Herbicides and Natural Resource Management
    Sep 28, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Rooster Hall, 216 North Walnut Avenue, Demopolis, Alabama
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Fall is Pecan Time

AUBURN, Ala.-Pecans are a staple in many recipes. To ensure you have the best quality nuts for your next dish, harvest pecans as they drop... more

Getting A Grip On Wild Pigs

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … There are two groups of landowners in Alabama….those who have wild pigs,... more

Cool-Season Wildlife Plots

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … If you would like to improve the overall health of your wildlife,... more

Charcoal rot: A hidden threat to soybean yield

The persistent hot weather in many areas of the country this growing season may be conducive to the development of charcoal rot disease in soybean... more

Dicamba Tolerant Crops: Let’s Continue to Stay On-Target

If you have been reading farm magazines, webblogs, or even the newspaper, chances are that you have heard about dicamba (Engenia, Xtendimax or Fexapan)... more

Options for plant bug and stink bug control in cotton

A concern of many cotton farmers now is plant bugs especially if their cotton is near a corn field …... more

Sugarcane aphids present on Johnsongrass in Central Alabama

Yesterday I looked at some Johnsongrass in Millstead, Prattville, Autaugaville, and Marion Junction, AL. I found sugarcane aphids (Melanaphis sacchari) at one third of... more

Tropical Soda Apple (Solanum viarum) Identification and Control

Tropical soda apple (TSA) was nearly eradicated across the state during a recent federally funded eradication program … Tropical... more

Cotton PGR management in high rainfall

The 2017 growing season is thus far a decidedly wet one … Rainfall throughout the state was a welcome... more

EPA approves Section 18 exemption for control of sugarcane aphid on sweet sorghum

On June 12, the EPA granted an exemption for the use of flupyradifurone (Sivanto Prime) insecticide for use on Alabama sweet sorghum for the... more
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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