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  • 02/10 - Master Gardener Program Class
    Feb 10, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    504 1st Ave. N., Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 02/15 - BEGINNING FARMER RANCHER Program 2016 Workshop Series
    Feb 15, 6:30 PM
    504 First Ave, Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 02/16 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 16, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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  • 02/16 - FFA Judging Clinics
    Feb 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Auburn University Horse Center
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  • 02/17 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 17, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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  • 02/17 - Master Gardener Program Class
    Feb 17, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    504 1st Ave. N., Clanton, AL 35045
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  • 02/18 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 18, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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  • 02/18 - Shelby County Row Crop Production Workshop
    Feb 18, 3:00 PM
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  • 02/19 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 19, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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  • 02/20 - Dixie National 4-H Equine Shadow Program
    Feb 20, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mississippi State Fairgrounds, Jackson, MS,
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Crop Outlook 2016: Farmers Take on Long-term Perspectives

AUBURN, Ala.—Droughts, heavy rainfall and a variety of other conditions plagued farmers in 2015. Now, producers heading into planting for 2016 are already researching and... more

Alabama Crops Monthly Webinar Series to Provide Timely Information for Growers

The Agronomic Crops Team from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is pleased to announce a series of monthly webinars for 2016 ... more

Dicamba-tolerant soybeans approved in China

Monsanto Company announced that commercial Dicamba-tolerant soybeans will be available for the 2016 growing season … Several seed companies... more

Forestry Flash Back – Groundhog Day edition February 2, 2016

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Wildlife Articles … Today... more

Seven Reasons to be Prepared for Disaster

Have you prepared yourself and your family for disasters, natural or otherwise … If you haven't, what's holding you... more

Wiregrass Cotton Expo Scheduled for February 5, 2016

Mark your calendars for the annual Wiregrass Cotton Expo on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds … ... more

Grid Soil Sampling through AU Soils Lab for Alabama Fields

Farmers have faced high input costs with stagnant or falling commodity prices for the past few years … Most want... more

Today is the birthday of the conservationist, Aldo Leopold

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Water Conservation & Rainwater Collection;#Water Resources;#Wildlife Articles ... more

Friday Forestry Flashback – January 8, 2016

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Water Resources … In... more

WEBINAR! New Timber Tax Law Passed by Congress in December

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Community Forestry;#Forestry Articles;#Wildlife Articles … Will... more

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