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  • 02/23 - Alabama Master Naturalist Course
    Feb 23, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Wind Creek State Park
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  • 02/23 - Seed Starting - Vegetable Transplants
    Feb 23, 10:00 AM
    First Baptist Church of Dadeville Fellowship Hall 178 South Tallassee Street Dadeville, AL 36853
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  • 02/24 - Alabama Private Training Course in Region 2
    Feb 24, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Talladega County Extension Office -
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  • 02/24 - Use of soil moisture sensors for irrigation scheduling and Precision Ag
    Feb 24, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    E. V. Smith Research Center - Conference room Farm Services Unit (4725 County Road 40 Shorter, AL)
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  • 02/24 - Master Gardener Course
    Feb 24, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Tallapoosa County Extension Office, 125 North Broadnax Street, Dadeville, Alabama
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  • 02/27 - ServSafe - Opelika
    Feb 27, 9:00 AM
    Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801
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  • 02/27 - BeeKeeper Course
    Feb 27, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801
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  • 02/28 - Calhoun County Extension Fruit and Vegetable Production Meeting
    Feb 28, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Cane Creek Community Garden located at Fort McClellan in Anniston
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  • 02/28 - ServSafe - Opelika
    Feb 28, 9:00 AM
    Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801
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  • 02/28 - Master Gardener
    Feb 28, 1:00 PM
    508 14th Street
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Extension Agent Cultivates Community at Senior Living Facility

DOTHAN, Ala.—A garden is a place for people of all ages to gather, share community and interact with one another. Regional Alabama Extension Agent Lucy... more

Changes in Label for Prowl H2O on Forages

In the past, Prowl H2O was only labeled on dormant bermudagrass only … It now can be used on... more

New Agronomic Crops Webinars Available

New webinars are available from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System - Agronomic Crops Team … Please vist the... more

Auxin Herbicides Best Management Practices Training Mandatory for Applicators

Within the past week, labels for new auxin herbicide formulations were approved for the state of Alabama … The... more

Drought effects on Toxic Plants

Joyce Tredaway Ducar, Department of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences, Auburn … As Alabama continues with below average rainfall... more

Lawsuit filed over XtendiMax in 9th Circuit Court

A lawsuit was filed on January 20 by several activists groups including the Nation Family Farm Coalition, Center for Food Safety, Center for Biological Activity... more

Update on Screwworm Outbreak in Florida

In October 2016, screwworm infestations were discovered in Key deer from the National Key Deer Refuge on Big Pine Key, Florida... more

2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar Series Provides Timely Information for Alabama Farmers

The Agronomic Crops Team from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is pleased to announce a series of monthly webinars for 2017... more

Drought Management: Steps to Coping with Winter Feed Needs

The drought of 2016-2017 continues to impact livestock producers across Alabama … The following information sheet provides some steps... more

2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Trial Results Available

The 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Trial results are now available … Variety selection is one of the most important... more

Meet the staff & directions
8:00-12:00; 12:30 - 4:30

Tara Barr
County Extension Coordinator
Lee County Agricultural Center
600 S 7th St, Suite 4
Opelika, AL 36801
Phone: (334) 749-3353