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  • 05/10 - Servsafe - Shelby County
    May 10, 8:00 AM
    SHELBY COUNTY EXTENSION 56 Kelly Lane Columbiana AL 35051
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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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  • 05/12 - Alabama Malting Barley Tour
    May 12, 10:00 AM
    149 ALFA Building
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  • 05/12 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 12, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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  • 05/12 - Alabama Malting Barley Production Meeting
    May 12, 12:30 PM
    149 ALFA Building, Auburn University, AL
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  • 05/13 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 13, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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  • 05/14 - Eastern Elite Alabama BCIA Bred Heifer Sale
    May 14, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    1050 Airport Rd, Ashland, AL 36251
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  • 05/19 - Private Pesticide Applicator Testing Only
    May 19, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    504 1st Ave., N., Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 05/19 - Wildlife Damage Management Workshop
    May 19, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    Pell City Civic Center, 2801 Stemley Bridge Road, Pell City, AL 35128
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  • 06/01 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 01, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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Pet and Planet Friendly Irrigation

AUBURN, AL—A few things to think about when landscaping a home are what works best for pets, kids and the planet. Perhaps the most underrated aspect... more

Stored Grain Pest Management Workshop

Central Alabama Stored Grain Pest Management Workshop … On-farm storage capacity lets you keep the combines running... 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

Summary of 2015 Peanut Variety Trials

Peanut variety trials were conducted in 2015 at the Brewton Agricultural Research Unit (1) and Wiregrass Research and Extension Center (3). Elevated incidence of tomato spotted wilt... 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