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  • 06/01 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 01, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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  • 06/02 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 02, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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  • 06/07 - Right Bite Diabetes Workshop St. Paul Methodist Church
    Jun 07, 10:30 AM
    St. Paul Methodist Church 620 6TH STREET Madison AL 35756
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  • 06/19 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 19, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/20 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 20, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/21 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 21, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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  • 06/30 - Food Preservation Basics - Blount County - Hayden
    Jun 30, 6:00 PM
    Hayden Community Center
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Living with Wild Neighbors

Auburn, Alabama—Squirrels, rabbits, coyotes, raccoons, opossums are just a few of the many types of wildlife Alabama residents encounter throughout the year. Often these wild... more

Sugarcane Aphids Found in Central Alabama, Section 18 Update

Sugarcane aphids were found in central Alabama on Johnsongrass on May 3. If they follow the same pattern as last year, they are probably already in... more

Managing for 100+ Bushel Per Acre Soybeans

Alabama soybean farmers interested in achieving higher yields, especially those striving for 100+ bushels per acre yields, may want to consider Early System Soybean Production... more

Gramoxone Drift on Corn

Gramoxone Drift can be a concern in corn particularly when it comes to if yields will be affected …... more

Forestry Best Management Practices Live Demo

Join us for a ​Forestry Best Management Practices Live Demo at the Mary Olive Thomas Tract today at 130 pm …... more

Scout Alabama Corn for Early Season Damage from Insect Pests

All too often we find corn that has already been damaged by early season insect pests … Insecticide seed treatments help... more

Don’t Forget to Read Your Pesticide Label!

Planting is underway this time of year and Burndown as well as preemergence herbicides should be applied in order to give your crop a weed-free start... more

Watch for Armyworm this Spring on Corn, Small Grains, and Grass Forages in Alabama

Entomologists can usually predict outbreaks of armyworm, Mythimna unipuncta, in Alabama … That is because cool, wet springs favor the growth of... more

Early Season Insect Management in Cotton and Soybeans

Thrips are a key pest of seedling cotton … Seedling soybean is vulnerable to three-cornered alfalfa hopper (3CAH... more

Companion Planting Can Help with Pest Control

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … It is just about that time- time to plant the summer garden... more

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

Themika Sims
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
27115 John T. Reid Parkway
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 906
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Phone: (256) 574-2143
Fax: (256) 574-0118