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  • 04/30 - First Aid for Small Ruminants
    Apr 30, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Winfred Thomas Agriculture Research Station, 372 Walker Lane, Hazel Green, AL
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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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  • 05/03 - Right Bite Diabetes Workshop St. Paul Methodist Church
    May 03, 10:30 AM
    St. Paul Methodist Church 620 6TH STREET Madison AL 35756
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  • 05/03 - Right Bite Diabetes Workshop Branch Creek
    May 03, 3:00 PM
    Branch Creek Apartments 218 South Hine Street, Athens, Alabama 35611
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  • 05/05 - Hands-On Fire Ant Management In-Service Training
    May 05, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    North Alabama Agriplex Heritage Center, 1742 Tally Ho Street SW, Cullman, AL 35055
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  • 05/05 - Right Bite Diabetes Workshop Lake-view Community Organization
    May 05, 5:00 PM
    1500 Sunset Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976
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  • 05/10 - Right Bite Diabetes Workshop Branch Creek
    May 10, 3:00 PM
    Branch Creek Apartments 218 South Hine Street, Athens, Alabama 35611
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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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  • 05/11 - Small Acreage Poultry Production in North Alabama
    May 11, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    The Agribition Center, 4925 Moores Mill Rd. Huntsville, AL 35811
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  • 05/12 - Senior Computer Class
    May 12, 9:00 AM
    6156 Pulaski Pike NW, Huntsville, AL 35810
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Carpenter Bees Buzzing and Bothering

AUBURN, Ala.–Warmer weather means carpenter bees are out and about. An Alabama Extension entomologist says these bees generally will not sting you, but they can... 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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Walter Harris
County Extension Coordinator
Charles Stone Agricultural Center
819 Cook Avenue
Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone: (256) 532-1578
Fax: (256) 532-1581