The Eastern coral snake holds the title as the most venomous snake in Alabama. While not as well-known as other venomous snakes, the coral snake has the most toxic venom of any snake native to the U. S.
Source: Alabama’s Most Venomous Snake – Extension Daily
Planting summer bulbs can save time and money during the hot season. But keeping your flower beds full of life during the dry season requires commitment.
Source: Tips for Planting Summer Flowering Bulbs – Extension Daily
Bluebirds are known to be beautiful singers and are popular among bird watchers. Year after year they build their nests in the yards of many Americans, providing a free, spring time concert. There are several things that homeowners can do to attract these birds so they can experience their beauty.
Source: Attracting and Feeding Bluebirds – Extension Daily
March and April are the time for producers to apply burndown herbicides to prepare to plant corn, soybeans and cotton.
Source: Burndown Herbicides Affected by Low Temperatures – Extension Daily
One of Alabama’s natural treasures is the somewhat rare Smoketree. However, this natural treasure might not be rare for much longer. This tree is steadily gaining popularity and can be seen all across the state.
Source: Alabama Smoketree: A Beautiful Addition to Your Yard or Garden – Extension Daily
Impatiens is one of the top bedding plants used by Alabama gardeners.They are great for filling shady parts of the yard with color.
Source: Planting Impatiens – Extension Daily
Turn your landscape into a place that butterflies love to visit by planting a variety of colorful bushes and shrubs known to attract the beautiful-winged creatures.
Source: Attracting Butterflies to Your Yard – Extension Daily
Severe weather can cause a great deal of stress and problems for livestock, as well as producers. In a moment’s notice, storms can rip through a facility, causing damage and possible animal injuries or deaths. Producers must have a plan to ensure the safety and care of their livestock after a storm.
Source: Livestock Safety and Care After Storms – Extension Daily
Think you’re doing yourself a favor by indulging in fat-free cookies, nonfat yogurt and low-fat cakes and pies? Depending on how many sweets you’re eating, hidden sugar may be contributing to unwanted pounds with every bite of that fat-free chocolate chip cookie.
Source: Too Much Sugar Means Too Many Calories – Extension Daily