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  • 08/21 - ServSafe Class
    Aug 21, 10:00 AM
    1702 Hwy 123 South in Ozark
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  • 08/22 - ServSafe Class
    Aug 22, 10:00 AM
    1702 Hwy 123 South in Ozark
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  • 08/25 - Bibb/Chilton/Coosa 4-H Chick Chain Show & Auction
    Aug 25, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Chilton Research & Extension Center, 120 County Road 756, Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 08/30 - Feral Hog Management (Henry County)
    Aug 30, 5:30 PM
    Wiregrass Research and Extension Center - 167 East Alabama Highway 134, Headland, AL 36345
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  • 09/04 - Wiregrass Lunch and Learn
    Sep 04, 12:00 PM
    Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303)
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  • 09/06 - Barbour Russell Row Crop Tour
    Sep 06, 8:00 AM
    525 SCHOOL STREET
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  • 09/10 - Annie's Project Farm Financial Management for Women
    Sep 10, 5:00 PM
    PO Box 217
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  • 09/12 - Dale County Lunch and Learn
    Sep 12, 12:00 PM
    202 South Hwy 123, Ste. D Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 09/17 - Annie's Project Farm Financial Management for Women
    Sep 17, 5:00 PM
    PO Box 217
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  • 09/24 - Annie's Project Farm Financial Management for Women
    Sep 24, 5:00 PM
    PO Box 217
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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

Free Credit Freezes Coming in September

AUBURN, Ala. – Starting in September, a new federal law will give consumers free credit freezes and yearlong fraud alerts. According to Sharlean Briggs, an... 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

Miravis fungicide registered on Peanut

Last week, Miravis (a.i. adepidyn), a FRAC Group 7 carboxamide fungicide, was registered for the control of foliar diseases in peanut... more

Blue Disease in Cotton

Blue disease, which is caused by the aphid transmitted virus cotton leafroll dwarf, was tenatively identified in cotton collected in Barbour and Henry Co in... more

Scab Risk in Wheat

The wheat scab risk for Baldwin and Mobile Counties is high as compared with the low risk for scab development for the remainder of Alabama... 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
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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