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Upcoming Events

  • 01/22 - Irrigation workshop - North AL
    Jan 22, 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Aerospace Training Center -
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  • 01/23 - Irrigation workshop - Southeast AL
    Jan 23, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Houston County Farm Center
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  • 01/23 - Farmer Recertification for Farmer's Market Nutrition Program
    Jan 23, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Washington County Public Library
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  • 01/24 - Gulf Coast F&V meeting
    Jan 24, 8:00 AM
    1070 Schillinger Rd. N., Mobile, AL 36608
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  • 01/28 - ServSafe-Mobile County
    Jan 28, 10:00 AM
    1070 Shillinger Rd North
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  • 01/29 - ServSafe-Mobile County
    Jan 29, 4:00 PM
    1070 Shillinger Rd North
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  • 02/12 - Produce Safety Grower Training - Andalusia
    Feb 12, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Covington County Extension Office, 23952 HWY 55, Ste. 4, Andalusia, AL 36420
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  • 02/19 - Produce Safety Grower Training - Tuscaloosa
    Feb 19, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuscaloosa County Extension Office, 2513 7th St., Courthouse Annex, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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  • 02/20 - Wise Money Management
    Feb 20, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    205 Walker Springs Road Jackson, AL 36545
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  • 02/20 - Home Garden Lunch and Learn Series
    Feb 20, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Chatom Scott House, Washington County Library
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Pruning Crapemyrtles

AUBURN, Ala. – Good pruning helps make crapemyrtle trees and shrubs healthier and more productive. Gardeners know that pruning needs to happen, but often do not know... more

Grower and Ag Professional Training Events (Updated Weekly)

Year-round ACES training programs open to the public Private Pesticide Applicator Training Classes (Alabama Pesticide Education Program) http//www.aces.edu/anr/pesticidemgt/ Alabama Master Gardeners Program http//mg.aces.edu/ Monthly extension... more

Know the Farming Basics: Take the Online Course Today!

The Alabama Beginning Farmer Program is now offering the "Farming Basics" online curriculum as a self-paced learning system for beginning farmers, educators, and anyone interested... more

Prescribed Fire: The Fuels Component

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … In this second of a four-part series, you will learn the importance... more

Worms on My Tomatoes!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … (Mallory Kelley, Home Grounds REA) ​Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests... more

Are WORMS eating your TOMATOES?

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Scouting and monitoring your garden for pests at least once, preferably twice,... more

How will burndown herbicides work with low temperatures?

Some areas of Alabama have been experiencing temperatures in the 30's this last week and forecasters say that more cold weather is to come... more

Weeds: They are important to everyone! Here is why

No matter where I go, whenever a conversation strikes up between someone and myself and they ask what my occupation is and I say that... more

Prescribed fire: A Series to promote better forest management and therefore better wildlife management

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Prescribed fire has been a part of land management across most of... more

Bamboo: Benefit or Boogeyman?

Golden bamboo (Phyllostachys aurea), planted as an ornamental and historically for use as fishing poles, is a familiar sight spreading around old... more
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Meet the staff & directions
7:30-12:00; 12:30-4:00

Sabra Johnson
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
Frank Turner Hall Building
25 Court Street
Chatom, AL 36518
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 280
Chatom, AL 36518
Phone: (251) 847-2295