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  • 06/27 - Farming 101: Beekeeping
    Jun 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Houston County Extension Office
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  • 06/27 - Farming 101: Using Honey Bees, Mason Bees, and Leafcutter Bees for Pollination
    Jun 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Houston County Extension Office
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  • 06/28 - Canning and Gardening Workshop
    Jun 28, 1:00 PM
    Henry County Extension Office, 101 North Doswell Street in Abbeville.
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  • 06/29 - Irrigation Scheduling Workshop
    Jun 29, 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    2765 State Highway 52 Hartford, AL. 36344
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  • 06/30 - Headland Farmers Market
    Jun 30, 3:00 PM
    On the Square in Headland
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  • 07/06 - Alabama 4-H Horse Show
    Jul 06, 12:00 PM
    Northeast Alabama Agribusiness Center, 1571 McCurdy Ave N, Rainsville, AL
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  • 07/07 - Headland Farmers Market
    Jul 07, 3:00 PM
    On the Square in Headland
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  • 07/11 - July 2017 Agrononomic Crops Webinar Series
    Jul 11, 9:00 AM
    online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196
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  • 07/11 - ServSafe Training
    Jul 11, 10:00 AM
    Geneva County Extension Office, 2765 AL-52 in Hartford
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  • 07/12 - ServSafe Training
    Jul 12, 10:00 AM
    Geneva County Extension Office, 2765 AL-52 in Hartford
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Michelle Elmore Awarded BIF Continuing Service Award

AUBURN, Ala. – For more than 16 years, Michelle Elmore has dedicated her career to the betterment of the cattle industry and the Alabama Beef... 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

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

Stored Grain Workshops Scheduled in July

A series of workshops in Alabama will provide farmers with practical advice for managing stored grain pests … The... more

Fungicides compared for the Control of Southern Rust and Yield Response in Late-Planted Irrigated Corn

Fungicides compared for the Control of Southern Rust and Yield Response in Late-Planted Irrigated Corn June 12, 2017... more

AWW Celebrates 25 Years of Loving Our Downstream Neighbors!

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … On May 19-20th, volunteers and supporters of Alabama Water Watch gathered at... more

What do I do when I've burned down my weeds but its been too wet to plant?

With all of the rain that we have gotten lately, many people had already burned down their fields but then were unable to plant... more

Still Time to Re-Plant Cotton In Alabama

Some Areas of Central Alabama experienced extremely heavy rainfall, as seen in the graphic below, over this past Saturday night (May 20-21st) and heavy rain... more

King Snakes, and Other Native Alabama Snakes Around the Home

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Over the last week, I have received a couple of calls about... more

Moles

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … With springtime's warm weather, you're not the only thing wanting to dig... more
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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