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  • 10/25 - Get Out of Your Rut: Tips for New and Experienced Hunters
    Oct 25, 6:00 PM
    Coffee County Extension Office - 5 County Complex, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton, AL 36351
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  • 10/30 - ForestHER: A Luncheon For Women Who Love The Land
    Oct 30, 11:00 AM
    Dale County Extension Office - 202 South Highway 123, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 11/02 - Forestry Field Day
    Nov 02, 8:30 AM
    Geneva State Forest Lake - Forest Lake Road, Kinston, AL 36453 (GPS Coordinates: 31.141655, -86.184714)
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  • 11/07 - Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training
    Nov 07, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Alabama Extension Office, 402 Arnold St., NE, Ste G-1, Cullman, AL 35055
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  • 11/08 - Get Out of Your Rut: Tips for New and Experienced Hunters
    Nov 08, 6:00 PM
    Coffee County Extension Office - 5 County Complex, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton, AL 36351
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  • 11/12 - ServSafe - Eufaula
    Nov 12, 9:00 AM
    Barbour County Extension Office, 525 School St., Eufaula, AL 36027
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  • 11/13 - ServSafe - Eufaula
    Nov 13, 9:00 AM
    Barbour County Extension Office, 525 School St., Eufaula, AL 36027
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  • 12/13 - Alabama Row Crops Short Course
    Dec 13, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center - 241 S College St, Auburn, AL 36830
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  • 12/14 - Alabama Row Crops Short Course
    Dec 14, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center - 241 S College St, Auburn, AL 36830
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Grower and Ag Professional Training Events (Updated Weekly)

Year-round ACES training programs open to the public Private Pesticide Applicator Training Classes (Alabama Pesticide Education Program) http//www.aces.edu/anr/pesticidemgt/ Alabama Master Gardeners Program http//mg.aces.edu/ Monthly extension... more

Crop Insurance Not a Guaranteed Payout for Farmers

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala.—Insurance companies will be busy processing claims and assessing damages, as residents affected by Hurricane Michael work to recover. Crop insurance agents and... more

Prescribed Fire: The Fuels Component

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … In this second of a four-part series, you will learn the importance... more

Farming Basics Online Course Open to All Producers

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Alabama Beginning Farmer Program have released the "Farming Basics" online curriculum that is a great place for self-paced learning... more

Worms on My Tomatoes!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … (Mallory Kelley, Home Grounds REA) ​Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests... more

Are WORMS eating your TOMATOES?

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests at least once, preferably twice,... more

How will burndown herbicides work with low temperatures?

Some areas of Alabama have been experiencing temperatures in the 30's this last week and forecasters say that more cold weather is to come... more

Weeds: They are important to everyone! Here is why

No matter where I go, whenever a conversation strikes up between someone and myself and they ask what my occupation is and I say that... more

Prescribed fire: A Series to promote better forest management and therefore better wildlife management

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Prescribed fire has been a part of land management across most of... more

Bamboo: Benefit or Boogeyman?

Golden bamboo (Phyllostachys aurea), planted as an ornamental and historically for use as fishing poles, is a familiar sight spreading around old... more
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Katie Thomas
County Extension Coordinator
306 South Three Notch St
Troy, AL 36081
Phone: (334) 566-0985