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  • 02/09 - Alabama Private Training Course in Region 6
    Feb 09, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    5 County Complex New Brockton, AL 36351
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  • 02/10 - Houston County Master Gardener Class
    Feb 10, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste. 4
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  • 02/11 - Alabama Florida Peanut Trade Show
    Feb 11, 8:00 AM
    National Peanut Festival Commercial Building
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  • 02/11 - Peanut Trade Show
    Feb 11, 8:00 AM
    961 South Donahue Drive
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  • 02/16 - Backyard Fruit Pruning Workshop
    Feb 16, 9:00 AM
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  • 02/16 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 16, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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  • 02/16 - FFA Judging Clinics
    Feb 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Auburn University Horse Center
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  • 02/16 - Alabama Private Training Course in Region 6
    Feb 16, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    306 S Three Notch Street Troy, AL 36081
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  • 02/16 - Houston County 4-H Special Needs Club
    Feb 16, 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
    Houston County Extension Office - 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan
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  • 02/17 - Houston County Master Gardener Class
    Feb 17, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste. 4
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Alabama Crops Monthly Webinar Series to Provide Timely Information for Growers

The Agronomic Crops Team from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is pleased to announce a series of monthly webinars for 2016 ... more

The “Super Bowl” of Party Food

AUBURN. Ala. – The biggest party of the year is upon us. Try these three recipes for your Super Bowl party. Whether you are cheering... more

Dicamba-tolerant soybeans approved in China

Monsanto Company announced that commercial Dicamba-tolerant soybeans will be available for the 2016 growing season … Several seed companies... more

Forestry Flash Back – Groundhog Day edition February 2, 2016

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Wildlife Articles … Today... more

Impact of planting date, variety, seed treatment and at-plant treatments, and early post insecticide applications on thrips control, tomato spotted wilt, other diseases, and yield of irrigated peanuts.

Thrips are not only a common and often damaging pest of seedling peanuts, this insect transmits the tomato spotted wilt virus … ... more

Seven Reasons to be Prepared for Disaster

Have you prepared yourself and your family for disasters, natural or otherwise … If you haven't, what's holding you... more

Wiregrass Cotton Expo Scheduled for February 5, 2016

Mark your calendars for the annual Wiregrass Cotton Expo on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds … ... more

Grid Soil Sampling through AU Soils Lab for Alabama Fields

Farmers have faced high input costs with stagnant or falling commodity prices for the past few years … Most want... more

Today is the birthday of the conservationist, Aldo Leopold

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Water Conservation & Rainwater Collection;#Water Resources;#Wildlife Articles ... more

Friday Forestry Flashback – January 8, 2016

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Water Resources … In... more

Meet the staff & directions
7:30-12:00; 1:00-4:30

Willie Durr
County Extension Coordinator
Farm Center Building
1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste 4
Dothan, AL 36301
Phone: (334) 794-4108
Fax: (334) 794-4100