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  • 04/30 - Southeastern Trail Conference
    Apr 30, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Tennessee Valley Research and Extension Center, Belle Mina, AL
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  • 05/05 - Hands-On Fire Ant Management In-Service Training
    May 05, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    North Alabama Agriplex Heritage Center, 1742 Tally Ho Street SW, Cullman, AL 35055
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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 - ESPA (Extension Support Personnel Association) Conference
    May 12, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Auburn University
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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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  • 05/17 - Servsafe - Walker
    May 17, 10:00 AM
    Walker County Extension Office 1501 Airport Rd Jasper AL
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  • 05/24 - Servsafe - Walker
    May 24, 10:00 AM
    Walker County Extension Office 1501 Airport Rd Jasper AL
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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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  • 06/02 - AACAAS 68th Annual Meeting & Professional Improvement Conference
    Jun 02, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
    Lake Guntersville State Park
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  • 06/19 - SerPIE - One Health Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs)
    Jun 19, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Embassy Suites Hotel in Huntsville, Alabama.
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Extension iBook Helps You Prepare for Storms and Clean-Up After They Pass

AUBURN, Alabama—Saturday, April 30 is National PrepareAthon Day. Individuals, families and communities are invited to participate in this grassroots effort for preparedness action. Every Alabama family... 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

Native Beauties!

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Q. I am looking to add some native plants to a... more

Oh what a difference prescribed fire makes!

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