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  • 05/25 - AL Cottage Food - Opelika
    May 25, 5:00 PM
    Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801
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  • 06/03 - After the Hunt: Year-round Wildlife Management
    Jun 03, 8:30 AM
    Dale County Extension Office - 202 South Hwy 123, Suite D, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 06/06 - Autauga County Scouting School
    Jun 06, 8:00 AM
    2226 HWY 14W Autaugaville, AL
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  • 06/06 - Fall Armyworm Management in Pastures and Hayfields
    Jun 06, 6:00 PM
    event location: Coosa County Cattlemen's Building, Hanover, AL (beside Coosa County Forestry Building)
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  • 06/13 - June 2017 Agronomic Crops Webinar
    Jun 13, 9:00 AM
    online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196
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  • 06/13 - Central Alabama Master Gardener Lunch and Learn (Elmore)
    Jun 13, 12:00 PM
    340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL
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  • 06/15 - AL Cottage Food - Wetumpka
    Jun 15, 5:00 PM
    Elmore County Extension Office, 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL 36092
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  • 06/15 - Fall Armyworm Management in Pastures and Hayfields
    Jun 15, 6:00 PM
    event location: Randolph County Ag Center (2959 County Road 333, Wedowee, AL)
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  • 06/22 - Yield monitor calibration and Yield data management for Precision Ag
    Jun 22, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    E. V. Smith - Farm services unit (4725 County Road 40 - Shorter, AL)
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  • 06/27 - 4-H Kayaking Kamp
    Jun 27, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Dadeville, AL
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King Snakes, and Other Native Alabama Snakes Around the Home

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Over the last week, I have received a couple of calls about... more

How to Grow and Maintain Elephant Ears

AUBURN, Alabama—Elephant ears are indigenous to Southeast Asia and feature large, thick leaves reminiscent of their namesake. The plant is used in many home gardens... more

Still Time to Re-Plant Cotton In Alabama

Some Areas of Central Alabama experienced extremely heavy rainfall, as seen in the graphic below, over this past Saturday night (May 20-21st) and heavy rain... more

Moles

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … With springtime's warm weather, you're not the only thing wanting to dig... more

Slobber Syndrome in Horses

Slobber syndrome ("slobbers"), or slaframine toxicosis, is a chemical irritation and mycotoxicosis resulting from the consumption of Rhizoctonia species-infected legumes, in which excessive salivation is... more

Drought Preparedness for Horse Owners

Drought conditions pose various healthcare and management challenges for horse owners and managers … Conditions associated with drought such... more

Weed of the Month: Verbena, vervain

The following species of Verbena are present in Alabama, as documented in the Alabama Plant Atlas (Alabama Herbarium Consortium and The University of West Alabama... more

Weed of the Month: Verbena, Vervain

Approximately 80 species of Verbena or Vervain occur in the world, and most species are found in the South …... more

When is it Time to Terminate Your Cover Crop in Alabama?

Dr. Dennis Delaney, Extension Specialist with Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System has some advice on when to terminate cover crops this spring... more

Using Soil Temperature to Determine When Is It Time to Plant Cotton, Soybeans, and Peanuts in Alabama?

Three experts from Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System recently shared some advice on using soil temperature as a guide for planting cotton,... more

Meet the staff & directions
8:00-12:00; 12:30-4:30

Shane Harris
County Extension Coordinator
Courthouse Basement
125 N. Broadnax Street, Room 23
Dadeville, AL 36853
Phone: (256) 825-1050