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Upcoming Events

  • 01/18 - 2018 AL Precision Ag. workshop
    Jan 18, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Birmingham Botanical Garden - 2612 Lane Park Road, Birmingham (AL) 35223
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  • 01/18 - How Does a Lender Determine Whether to Renew My Line of Credit?
    Jan 18, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Sand Mountain Ctr., 13112 AL Hwy 68, Crossville
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  • 01/22 - ForestHER ON FIRE
    Jan 22, 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center - 12130 Dixon Center Road, Andalusia, AL 36420
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  • 01/23 - ForestHER ON FIRE
    Jan 23, 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center - 12130 Dixon Center Road, Andalusia, AL 36420
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  • 01/30 - Alabama Private Pesticide Applicators Training Course in Region 2
    Jan 30, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Blount County Extension Office, 415 5th Ave. E., Oneonta, AL 35121
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  • 01/30 - Alabama Private Training Course in Region 2
    Jan 30, 1:00 PM
    Blount County Extension Office, 415 5th Ave. E, Oneonta, AL 35121
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  • 02/01 - 4-H Camp- Counselor Applications Open
    Feb 01, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Statewide
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  • 02/02 - State Mid-Winter Teen Leadership Retreat
    Feb 02, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    4-H Center
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  • 02/22 - Wild Turkey Habitat Improvements
    Feb 22, 6:00 PM
    415 5th Ave. E. # A
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  • 02/23 - North Alabama Junior Beef Expo
    Feb 23, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Cullman, AL
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Avoid Problems from Winter Weather

AUBURN, Ala.—As an Arctic cold front moves in from the west, Alabama Extension offers recommendations for how to prepare for possible snow, loss of electricity... more

Urban Coyotes: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … A recent news article brings to light a growing trend coyote management... more

Wild Turnip (Brassica rapa L.)

In the first week of November, I received four different calls regarding how to control wild turnip in forages …... more

Introductory work on UAV hazards in the work place

Like any new technology the workplace safety implications of these devices include some unknowns … The publication on the... more

Recognizing those who are making a difference.

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … When it comes to natural resource management in Alabama, we have A... more

Good Sunlight Critical for High Corn Yields

The poet Robert Frost penned that good fences make good neighbors … Just as good fences make good neighbors,... more

Commercial Horticulture Webinar Recordings - 2017 Series

The Commercial Horticulture Extension Webinars aime at providing quick updates to producers and …... more

Alabama's McMichens Break the 100 Bushel Soybean Barrier

McMichen Farm became the first Alabama grower to hurdle the 100-bushel soybean barrier with an eye-popping 102.158 bushels per acre …... more

Row Crops Short Course Announced for December 12th and 13th

Alabama Farmers and Crop Consultants will have the opportunity to get an update on cutting-edge management strategies from several Extension specialists across the Southeast and... more

New Federal Label for Engenia, FeXapan, and XtendiMax

The EPA approved revised labels for Engenia, FeXapan, and XtendiMax on Friday, October 13th … They have aligned the... more
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Meet the staff & directions
8:00-12:00; 12:30-4:30

Amy Burgess
County Extension Coordinator
Etowah County Annex Building
3200A West Meighan Boulevard
Gadsden, AL 35904
Phone: (256) 547-7936