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  • 02/21 - Peanut Production - Mobile
    Feb 21, 9:00 AM
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  • 02/21 - Peanut Production Meeting - Bayou la Batre
    Feb 21, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Lighthouse Restaurant, 12495 Padget Switch Road, Bayou la Batre, AL
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  • 02/21 - Farming 101 - Protected Production - Green House, High Tunnels and Hydroponics
    Feb 21, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile, AL 36608
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  • 02/23 - Private Pesticide Applicator Training & Test
    Feb 23, 9:00 AM
    Perdido River Farms: 5570 Poarch Rd. Atmore, AL 36502
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  • 02/23 - 4-H Leader Club
    Feb 23, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526
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  • 02/23 - Mobile County 4-H Animal Science Club Meeting
    Feb 23, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526
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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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  • 02/28 - 4-H Archery - Archer Archery Club Meeting
    Feb 28, 1:30 AM - 3:00 AM
    1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526
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  • 03/02 - Nursery Substrates Workshop
    Mar 02, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    Jon Archer Agricultural Center 1070 Schillinger Rd N; Mobile, Alabama 36608
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  • 03/02 - Mobile County 4-H Horse Club
    Mar 02, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526
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Extension Will Host Precision Agriculture Sprayer Clinic

AUBURN. Ala. –When faced with the new environmental regulations and the challenge to produce more food, the adoption of sprayer technology and the ability to... 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
7:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Amelia Mitchell
County Extension Coordinator
Jon Archer Agricultural Center
1070 Schillinger Rd., N.
Mobile, AL 36608-5298
Phone: (251) 574-8445
Fax: (251) 574-3245