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  • 05/03 - Food safety for fundraisers
    May 03, 6:00 PM
    Courthouse Basement 125 N. Broadnax Street, Room 23 Dadeville, AL 36853
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  • 05/05 - Lee County Master Gardener Program
  • 05/05 - Native Plants of Alabama
    May 05, 10:00 AM
    508 14th Street
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  • 05/09 - Talladega Stored Grain Workshop
    May 09, 8:30 AM
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  • 05/10 - Food safety for fundraisers
    May 10, 6:00 PM
    Courthouse Basement 125 N. Broadnax Street, Room 23 Dadeville, AL 36853
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  • 05/11 - Athletic Fields and Public Parks Turf Management Workshop
    May 11, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Idle Hour Community Center, Airport Road, Phenix City AL 36867
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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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  • 05/12 - BMP Trail Retirement Demonstration
    May 12, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest
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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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Pet and Planet Friendly Irrigation

AUBURN, AL—A few things to think about when landscaping a home are what works best for pets, kids and the planet. Perhaps the most underrated aspect... 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

Summary of 2015 Peanut Variety Trials

Peanut variety trials were conducted in 2015 at the Brewton Agricultural Research Unit (1) and Wiregrass Research and Extension Center (3). Elevated incidence of tomato spotted wilt... more

Native Beauties!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. I am looking to add some native plants to a... 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
Fax: (334) 749-1444