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  • 09/05 - WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops
    Sep 05, 8:00 AM
    101 N. Doswell St. Suit A; Abbeville AL 36310
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  • 09/05 - Wiregrass Master Gardener Lunch and Learn Series
    Sep 05, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303)
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  • 09/08 - WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops
    Sep 08, 8:00 AM
    101 N. Doswell St. Suit A; Abbeville AL 36310
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  • 09/08 - 2017 Women In Ag Program
    Sep 08, 8:30 AM
    9494 Experimental Loop Madison, AL 35756
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  • 09/09 - 2017 Women In Ag Program
    Sep 09, 8:30 AM
    9494 Experimental Loop Madison, AL 35756
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  • 09/12 - WREC Peanut Pod Blast Workshops
    Sep 12, 8:00 AM
    101 N. Doswell St. Suit A; Abbeville AL 36310
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  • 09/12 - Barbour County Row Crop Tour
    Sep 12, 9:00 AM
    525 SCHOOL STREET
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  • 09/12 - September 2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar
    Sep 12, 9:00 AM
    online webinar at:https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196
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  • 09/12 - ServSafe Training in Houston
    Sep 12, 10:00 AM
    Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle in Dothan
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  • 09/13 - ServSafe Training in Houston
    Sep 13, 10:00 AM
    Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle in Dothan
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Cullman County Extension Office Debuts New Food Trailer

The Cullman County Extension Office recently purchased a food trailer that it is using for various purposes. “Food trucks and trailers can be found all across... more

Getting A Grip On Wild Pigs

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … There are two groups of landowners in Alabama….those who have wild pigs,... more

Cool-Season Wildlife Plots

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … If you would like to improve the overall health of your wildlife,... more

Charcoal rot: A hidden threat to soybean yield

The persistent hot weather in many areas of the country this growing season may be conducive to the development of charcoal rot disease in soybean... more

Dicamba Tolerant Crops: Let’s Continue to Stay On-Target

If you have been reading farm magazines, webblogs, or even the newspaper, chances are that you have heard about dicamba (Engenia, Xtendimax or Fexapan)... more

Options for plant bug and stink bug control in cotton

A concern of many cotton farmers now is plant bugs especially if their cotton is near a corn field …... more

Sugarcane aphids present on Johnsongrass in Central Alabama

Yesterday I looked at some Johnsongrass in Millstead, Prattville, Autaugaville, and Marion Junction, AL. I found sugarcane aphids (Melanaphis sacchari) at one third of... more

Target spot control in cotton with fungicides

Target spot is a common and sometimes damaging disease of cotton … In field trials at the Gulf Coast... more

Tropical Soda Apple (Solanum viarum) Identification and Control

Tropical soda apple (TSA) was nearly eradicated across the state during a recent federally funded eradication program … Tropical... 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
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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