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  • 08/26 - Herdbuilder Replacement Female Sale
    Aug 26, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Alabama Livestock Auction Uniontown Alabama
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  • 08/30 - Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center - Field Day
    Aug 30, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    13112 AL Highway 68, Crossville, AL 35962
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  • 09/01 - Home Assessment System
    Sep 01, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Rosehill Senior Center
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    Sep 06, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
    Alfred Saliba Family Service Center
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  • 09/07 - Dale County Master Gardener Course
    Sep 07, 8:30 AM
    202 S. Hwy. 123 Ste. D, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 09/14 - Dale County Master Gardener Course
    Sep 14, 8:30 AM
    202 S. Hwy. 123 Ste. D, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 09/15 - Home Assessment System
    Sep 15, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Rosehill Senior Center
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  • 09/19 - ForestHer workshop
  • 09/19 - ForestHER- A workshop for women who love the land
    Sep 19, 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Riverwood Farms, 7851 County Road 35, Bremen, AL 35033
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Perilla Mint: Dangerous to Livestock

AUBURN, Ala. – During droughts, livestock are tempted to eat anything green. While grasses dry up, some poisonous plants can survive the dry weather. Perilla... more

Considerations for Choosing an Insecticide to Control Fall Armyworms in Pastures and Hayfields

Now that we are in the third month of the 2016 outbreak of fall armyworms, it has been necessary to treat some fields more than... more

Dam & Drain Maintenance is YOUR Responsibility

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Winter offers a great time to inspect and maintain your pond dam and... more

Managing Chinese Privet

Chinese Privet has become so numerous and naturalized throughout Alabama that many folks no longer see it as the non-native, invasive plant that it is... more

Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought

AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdfhttps://sites.aces.edu/group/timelyinfo/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=826... more

Managing Sun Scald on Garden Veggies

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … With hot, dry days comes many problems for many home gardeners across... more

Hardpan May Be the Culprit for Your Failing Wildlife Food Plots

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Most properties managed for wildlife have at least a few food plots that... more

Dealing with the Dry Spell

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. It has been extremely dry for quite some time in many... more

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Alabama

This timely information sheet provides information about the brown marmorated stinkbug, which has been found in 15 counties in Alabamahttps://sites.aces.edu/group/timelyinfo/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=822... more

​Conservationists plan to save America's shortleaf pine forests

Resource Link http//shortleafpine.net/tools-and-resources/restoration-plan MOBILE, Ala. (June 16, 2016) - A coalition of conservation experts, nonprofit … https://sites.aces.edu/group/forestry/blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=139... 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