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  • 12/09 - Rainwater Harvesting for the Homeowner Workshop
    Dec 09, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    St. Clair Farmers Federation Auditorium, Ashville, AL
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  • 12/12 - Corn and Wheat short course
    Dec 12, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    AU University Hotel
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  • 12/13 - Corn and Wheat short course
    Dec 13, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    AU University Hotel
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  • 12/13 - Drought Strategies for Livestock Producers
    Dec 13, 6:00 PM
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  • 12/15 - Private Pesticide Applicator Testing Only
    Dec 15, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    504 1st Ave., N., Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 01/19 - Private Pesticide Applicator Testing Only
    Jan 19, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chilton Co. Extension Office, 504 First Ave. N, Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 01/25 - Chilton County Regional Master Gardener Course
    Jan 25, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton, Alabama 35046-0030
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Shelby County News   RSS

Credit Card Spending at Christmas

Auburn, Alabama — Experts predict that this Christmas season consumers will spend more money that ever using the internet as a shopping tool. Last season... more

Free Aquaculture 101 Workshop for Teachers

Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) in conjunction with Gadsden State Community College and the Alabama-Mississippi Sea Grant will be offering a... more

Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought

Two related documents AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdf​ Drought Sales of Livestock... more

Corn: Man's Best Crop

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … "The History of Corn" probably sounds like a topic too esoteric to... more

Alabama 4-H Awarded Prestigious MacArthur Foundation Grant for Robotics Digital Badges

A group of 4-H educators from across the United States with leadership from Alabama Cooperative Extension System Specialist Dr. Tony Cook won a prestigious grant... more

4-H Enrollment Has Begun; Youth Find Programs Diverse; Fun

The beginning of the school year in Alabama also signals the start of the year for the state’s largest youth development organization – 4-H... more

Don't Let Water Be the Last Thing on Your Mind

Alabama averages 55 inches of rain per year … Unfortunately, there are times that we experience drought... more

So Many Leaves, So Little Time

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … By Bethany A. O’Rear Q. Autumn is my favorite time of year... more

Plinking on the Roof

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … By Andrew J. Baril It began a week or so ago... more

Drought Takes a Toll on Mental Health

Slowly, the earth loses its moisture … Row crops don’t make it to harvest or their yields are reduced... more

Meet the staff & directions
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Ricky Colquitt
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
56 Kelly Lane
Columbiana, AL 35051
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1606
Columbiana, AL 35051
Phone: (205) 669-6763
Fax: (205) 669-1309