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  • 04/30 - Southeastern Trail Conference
    Apr 30, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Tennessee Valley Research and Extension Center, Belle Mina, AL
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  • 04/30 - Northwest Alabama Pig Squeal Project
    Apr 30, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    North Alabama State Fairgrounds- Livestock Barn
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  • 05/03 - 4-H Kid Chef
    May 03, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    802 Veterans Drive Florence, AL.
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  • 05/09 - Lauderdale County 4-H Horse Club
    May 09, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    location varies
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  • 05/11 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 11, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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  • 05/12 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 12, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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  • 05/13 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 13, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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  • 05/17 - ServSafe - Limestone County
    May 17, 10:00 AM
    Limestone COunty Health Dept, 20371 CLyde Mabry Dr, Athens,
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  • 05/19 - ServSafe - Limestone County
    May 19, 10:00 AM
    Limestone COunty Health Dept, 20371 CLyde Mabry Dr, Athens,
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  • 05/19 - Lauderdale County 4-H Sportfishing Club
    May 19, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    McFarland Park (meet at the last pavilion before the campgrounds)
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Lauderdale County News   RSS

Producers Going Soilless to Grow Vegetables

  AUBURN, Ala. – How do your vegetables grow?  Increasingly, some produce is grown hydroponically. Commercial hydroponic production is not as common as livestock or row... 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

Friday Forestry Flash Back – April 1, 2016

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Water Resources;#Geospatial;#Water Conservation & Rainwater Collection;#Wildlife Articles... more

The Feather Atlas

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Wildlife Articles … Remember,... more

Native Beauties!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. I am looking to add some native plants to a... more

Oh what a difference prescribed fire makes!

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Wildlife Articles … The... more

Meet the staff & directions
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Heidi Tilenius
County Extension Coordinator
802 Veterans Drive
Florence, AL 35630
Phone: (256) 766-6223
Fax: (256) 718-2049