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  • 08/30 - Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center - Field Day
    Aug 30, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    13112 AL Highway 68, Crossville, AL 35962
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  • 09/19 - ForestHer workshop
  • 09/19 - ForestHER- A workshop for women who love the land
    Sep 19, 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Riverwood Farms, 7851 County Road 35, Bremen, AL 35033
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  • 09/20 - ForestHer workshop
  • 09/20 - ForestHER- A workshop for women who love the land
    Sep 20, 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Riverwood Farms, 7851 County Road 35, Bremen, AL 35033
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  • 10/09 - Fall Preconditioned Feeder Calf Sale
    Oct 09, 8:00 AM
    Northwest Alabama Livestock-Russellville Barn
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  • 10/10 - Fall Preconditioned Feeder Calf Sale
    Oct 10, 8:00 AM
    Northwest Alabama Livestock-Russellville Barn
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  • 10/26 - 2016 Pesticide Applicator University
    Oct 26, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Auburn Marriot Opelika Hotel and Conference Center - 3700 Robert Trent Jones Trail - Opelika Alabama
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  • 10/26 - 2016 Pesticide Applicator University
    Oct 26, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Auburn Marriot Opelika Hotel and Conference Center - 3700 Robert Trent Jones Trail - Opelika Alabama
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  • 10/27 - 2016 Pesticide Applicator University
    Oct 27, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Auburn Marriot Opelika Hotel and Conference Center - 3700 Robert Trent Jones Trail - Opelika Alabama
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Houseplants That Do Double Duty Clearing Out Pollutants In Indoor Air

AUBURN, Ala.- Indoor houseplants fill spaces in your home or office just as much as they fill a person’s need to be surrounded by foliage.  ... more

Considerations for Choosing an Insecticide to Control Fall Armyworms in Pastures and Hayfields

Now that we are in the third month of the 2016 outbreak of fall armyworms, it has been necessary to treat some fields more than... 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 and... more

Managing Chinese Privet

Chinese Privet has become so numerous and naturalized throughout Alabama that many folks no longer see it as the non-native, invasive plant that it is... more

Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought

AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdfhttps://sites.aces.edu/group/timelyinfo/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=826... more

Managing Sun Scald on Garden Veggies

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … With hot, dry days comes many problems for many home gardeners across... 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

Dealing with the Dry Spell

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. It has been extremely dry for quite some time in many... more

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Alabama

This timely information sheet provides information about the brown marmorated stinkbug, which has been found in 15 counties in Alabamahttps://sites.aces.edu/group/timelyinfo/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=822... more

​Conservationists plan to save America's shortleaf pine forests

Resource Link http//shortleafpine.net/tools-and-resources/restoration-plan MOBILE, Ala. (June 16, 2016) - A coalition of conservation experts, nonprofit … https://sites.aces.edu/group/forestry/blog/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=139... more

Meet the staff & directions
7:30-12:00; 12:30-4:00

Michael Henshaw
County Extension Coordinator
Office Address:
John Nichols Building
24714 Hwy. 195, Rm 1
Double Springs, AL 35553
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 69
Double Springs, AL 35553
Phone: (205) 489-5376
Fax: (205) 489-3521