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Upcoming Events

  • 06/01 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 01, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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  • 06/02 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 02, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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  • 06/19 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 19, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/20 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 20, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/21 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 21, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/22 - Lunch & Learn, "Hooray for Hostas" with Hayes Jackson, ACES Regional Extension Agent
    Jun 22, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    77 Justice Avenue, McClellan
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  • 06/30 - Total Wellness Workshop
    Jun 30, 10:00 AM
    819 Cook Ave Nw Suite 106
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  • 06/30 - Food Preservation Basics - Blount County - Hayden
    Jun 30, 6:00 PM
    Hayden Community Center
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  • 07/27 - Lunch & Learn, "Green Roofs" with Dr. Julie Price, Coordinator of Sustainability, UAB
    Jul 27, 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
    77 Justice Avenue, McClellan
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How to control and kill certain invasive plants

Auburn, Ala.—Kudzu and Japanese Honeysuckle are just a couple of the invasive vines you will find in the Southeast. Even though these plant species are... more

PREVENTING ARRESTED EAR SYNDROME IN CORN

Caption Corn affected by Arrested Ear Syndrome … North Alabama corn growers, especially those with irrigation or fields with high... more

Daylilies are so Easy

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. Every summer I notice those pretty orange flowers blooming in... more

Orphans!

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … It happens every year, my colleagues and I receive calls from well-intentioned citizens... more

Friday Forestry Flash Back – April 1, 2016

our weather is ‘strange’ EVERY year,” Alabama WX Weather Blog Last night’s thunderstorms … https://sites.aces.edu/group/forestry/blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=134... more

Understanding and keeping up with weather events is a critical part of land management.

Here are some links for those who want to learn more about cloud identification, or just appreciate the beauty of clouds... more

Friday Forestry Flashback – February 26, 2016 Antique Forestry Postcards (and other historic images)

Forestry postcards from the turn of the last century can be a great way to learn about forests and forest practices of the past... more

Friday Forestry Flash Back – February 19, 2016 Alabama’s Historic Aerial Photography Database

Ever wonder how your property might have looked 30, 40, 50 (or more) years ago … Or maybe you... more

Sugarcane Aphids Found in Central Alabama, Section 18 Update

Sugarcane aphids were found in central Alabama on Johnsongrass on May 3. If they follow the same pattern as last year, they are probably already in... more

Managing for 100+ Bushel Per Acre Soybeans

Alabama soybean farmers interested in achieving higher yields, especially those striving for 100+ bushels per acre yields, may want to consider Early System Soybean Production... more

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
Fax: (256) 543-9348