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  • 10/18 - Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC
    Oct 18, 8:00 AM
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  • 10/19 - Auburn Opelika Wine Trail
    Oct 19, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Meet At Lee Co Fairgrounds
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  • 10/23 - Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC
    Oct 23, 8:00 AM
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  • 10/25 - Get Out of Your Rut: Tips for New and Experienced Hunters
    Oct 25, 6:00 PM
    Coffee County Extension Office - 5 County Complex, 1055 East McKinnon Street, New Brockton, AL 36351
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  • 10/26 - Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC
    Oct 26, 8:00 AM
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  • 10/30 - Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC
    Oct 30, 8:00 AM
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  • 10/30 - ForestHER: A Luncheon For Women Who Love The Land
    Oct 30, 11:00 AM
    Dale County Extension Office - 202 South Highway 123, Ozark, AL 36360
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  • 11/02 - Forestry Field Day
    Nov 02, 8:30 AM
    Geneva State Forest Lake - Forest Lake Road, Kinston, AL 36453 (GPS Coordinates: 31.141655, -86.184714)
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  • 11/06 - ServSafe Class
    Nov 06, 8:00 AM
    1699 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, AL
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  • 11/06 - Wiregrass Lunch and Learn
    Nov 06, 12:00 PM
    Dothan Houston County Library (445 North Oates Street Dothan, AL 36303)
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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

Disaster Assistance for Homeowners and Renters

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – There are several types of disaster assistance for homeowners and renters after a disaster. Individual assistance can include grants to help... 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

Farming Basics Online Course Open to All Producers

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Alabama Beginning Farmer Program have released the "Farming Basics" online curriculum that is a great place for self-paced learning... 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

Miravis fungicide registered on Peanut

Last week, Miravis (a.i. adepidyn), a FRAC Group 7 carboxamide fungicide, was registered for the control of foliar diseases in peanut... more

Blue Disease in Cotton

Blue disease, which is caused by the aphid transmitted virus cotton leafroll dwarf, was tenatively identified in cotton collected in Barbour and Henry Co in... 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
Staff Photo

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