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  • 01/20 - F.A.R.M. Outlook 2017
    Jan 20, 8:00 AM
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  • 01/23 - Soil sampling for Precision Agriculture
    Jan 23, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    E.V. Smith Research Center Conference Facility 4725 County Road 40 �
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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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  • 01/25 - Master Gardener Course
    Jan 25, 9:00 AM
    504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton AL 35046-0030
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  • 02/01 - Master Gardener Course
    Feb 01, 9:00 AM
    504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton AL 35046-0030
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  • 02/03 - Alabama 4-H Midwinter Teen Leadership Retreat
    Feb 03, 5:00 PM
    Alabama 4-H Center, 892 Four H Rd, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 02/04 - 22nd Annual Beekeeping Symposium
    Feb 04, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Clanton Conference & Performing Arts Center, 1850 Lay Dam Road, Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 02/04 - Alabama 4-H Midwinter Teen Leadership Retreat
    Feb 04, 5:00 PM
    Alabama 4-H Center, 892 Four H Rd, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 02/05 - Alabama 4-H Midwinter Teen Leadership Retreat
    Feb 05, 5:00 PM
    Alabama 4-H Center, 892 Four H Rd, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 02/08 - Master Gardener Course
    Feb 08, 9:00 AM
    504 First Avenue, Suite A, Clanton AL 35046-0030
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Chilton Area Peach Production Meeting Tuesday, Jan.24 at 3 p.m.

Researchers and Growers Discuss Effects of Warm Winter    The 2017 Chilton Area Peach Production Meeting will be heldTuesday, Jan. 24 at the Alabama Power Company... 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

Drought effects on Toxic Plants

As Alabama continues with below average rainfall and above average temperatures, the drought is taking its toll on the pastures and hayfields... more

Drought Management Strategies: Preserving Next Year's Calf Crop

Alabama counties have experienced increased levels of drought throughout this past summer and fall … To successfully survive drought... more

​Conservationists Plan to Save America's Shortleaf Pine Forests

MOBILE, Ala. (June 16, 2016) - A coalition of conservation experts, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies has announced the publication of a... more

Hardpan May Be the Culprit for Your Failing Wildlife Food Plots

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Most properties managed for wildlife have at least a few food plots that... more

Dam & Drain Maintenance is YOUR Responsibility

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Winter offers a great time to inspect and maintain your pond dam... more

Now Is the Time to Survey Your Deer Population

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … By using trail cameras, many landowners and hunters have some idea of... 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