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  • 09/26 - Lunch & Learn, "Tremendous Trees Known for their Size or Character", Hayes Jackson, Alabama Extension
    Sep 26, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Cane Creek Community Gardens, 77 Justice Ave, McClellan 36205
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  • 09/27 - Tremendous Trees known for their size and character
    Sep 27, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    77 Justice Av. Ft. McClellan
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  • 09/29 - Northeast Al Chick Chain
    Sep 29, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    600 Gault avenue North
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  • 10/09 - AL Cottage Food - Anniston
    Oct 09, 5:00 PM
    Calhoun County Extension Office, 1702 Noble St., Ste. 108, Anniston, AL 36201
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  • 10/10 - ServSafe - Anniston
    Oct 10, 9:00 AM
    Calhoun County Extension Office, 1702 Noble Street, Ste. 108, Anniston, AL 36201
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  • 10/11 - ServSafe - Anniston
    Oct 11, 9:00 AM
    Calhoun County Extension Office, 1702 Noble Street, Ste. 108, Anniston, AL 36201
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  • 10/18 - Blue & Black Cancer Awareness Luncheon: For Colon & Melanoma Cancer Awareness
    Oct 18, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Pell City CEPA Center, 25 Williamson Drive, Pell City, AL 35125
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Farming Basics Electronic Curriculum for Beginning Farmers

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Alabama Beginning Farmer Program have released the "Farming Basics" online curriculum that is a great place for self-paced learning... more

Grower and Ag Professional Training Events (Updated Weekly)

Year-round ACES training programs open to the public Private Pesticide Applicator Training Classes (Alabama Pesticide Education Program) http//www.aces.edu/anr/pesticidemgt/ Alabama Master Gardeners Program http//mg.aces.edu/ Monthly extension... more

Catfish Recipes – More Than One Way

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – When people think of catfish they automatically think of fried catfish. Delicious, fried catfish can become tiring after eating it over... more

Worms on My Tomatoes!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … (Mallory Kelley, Home Grounds REA) ​Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests... more

Are WORMS eating your TOMATOES?

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests at least once, preferably twice,... more

How will burndown herbicides work with low temperatures?

Some areas of Alabama have been experiencing temperatures in the 30's this last week and forecasters say that more cold weather is to come... more

Weeds: They are important to everyone! Here is why

No matter where I go, whenever a conversation strikes up between someone and myself and they ask what my occupation is and I say that... more

Prescribed fire: A Series to promote better forest management and therefore better wildlife management

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Prescribed fire has been a part of land management across most of... more

Bamboo: Benefit or Boogeyman?

Golden bamboo (Phyllostachys aurea), planted as an ornamental and historically for use as fishing poles, is a familiar sight spreading around old... more

Who should attend 2018 Auxin Training?

There is some confusion over who is required to attend the 2018 Auxin Training … If you plan to... more
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Amy Burgess
County Extension Coordinator
Etowah County Annex Building
3200A West Meighan Boulevard
Gadsden, AL 35904
Phone: (256) 547-7936