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  • 04/25 - Smart Yard Series
    Apr 25, 9:00 AM
    1055 East McKinnon Street
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  • 04/26 - Hay Production Workshop
    Apr 26, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    1055 E. McKinnon St. New Brockton, AL. 36351
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  • 04/27 - Managing Fire Ants Workshop
    Apr 27, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Central Alabama Community College, Alexander City, AL
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  • 04/28 - ACES Electronic Waste Collection Event
    Apr 28, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Houston County Extension Office
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  • 04/28 - State 4-H Archery Championship
    Apr 28, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    4-H Center
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  • 05/01 - 4-H Ambassador Applications Open in 4HOnline
    May 01, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Statewide
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  • 05/01 - 4-H Camp- Final Payment and Rooming Lists Due
    May 01, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Statewide
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  • 05/01 - Senior Achievement Application Deadline
    May 01, 8:00 AM - 8:01 AM
    Statewide
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  • 05/01 - Wiregrass Lunch and Learn
    May 01, 12:00 PM
    Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303)
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  • 05/02 - Alabama Invasive Plant Council Annual Conference
    May 02, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Pursell Farms, 386 Talladega Springs Rd, Sylacauga
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Alabama Extension Offers Bull Calf Evaluation Workshops

AUBURN, Ala. – Alabama Extension is offering a hands-on workshop for purebred producers and bull developers. Alabama beef producers will have a chance to enhance... more

Scab Risk in Wheat

The wheat scab risk for Baldwin and Mobile Counties is high as compared with the low risk for scab development for the remainder of Alabama... 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

Who should attend 2018 Auxin Training?

There is some confusion over who is required to attend the 2018 Auxin Training … If you plan to... more

Invasive Plant Control at Lagoon Park

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … The Alabama Invasive Plant Council, working with ACES personnel, recently received a... more

Urban Coyotes: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … A recent news article brings to light a growing trend coyote management... more

Wild Turnip (Brassica rapa L.)

In the first week of November, I received four different calls regarding how to control wild turnip in forages …... more
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Meet the staff & directions
7:30-12:00; 1:00-4:30

Willie Durr
County Extension Coordinator
Farm Center Building
1699 Ross Clark Circle, Ste 4
Dothan, AL 36301
Phone: (334) 794-4108