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  • 01/22 - ForestHER ON FIRE
    Jan 22, 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center - 12130 Dixon Center Road, Andalusia, AL 36420
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  • 01/22 - RUP Training Workshop WREC
    Jan 22, 5:30 PM
    WREC in Headland
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  • 01/23 - ForestHER ON FIRE
    Jan 23, 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center - 12130 Dixon Center Road, Andalusia, AL 36420
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  • 01/23 - How Does a Lender Determine Whether to Renew My Line of Credit?
    Jan 23, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Wiregrass Research Farm, 167 Hwy 134E, Headlands
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  • 01/24 - Houston County Master Gardener Course
    Jan 24, 8:00 AM
    1066 Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL
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  • 01/30 - Alabama Master Naturalist (Wiregrass Area)
    Jan 30, 9:00 AM
    Landmark Park - 430 Landmark Dr, Dothan, AL 36302
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  • 01/31 - Houston County Master Gardener Course
    Jan 31, 8:00 AM
    1066 Ross Clark Circle Dothan, AL
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  • 02/01 - 4-H Camp- Counselor Applications Open
    Feb 01, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Statewide
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  • 02/02 - 2018 Wiregrass Cotton Expo
    Feb 02, 7:00 AM
    101 North Doswell St Abbeville AL
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  • 02/02 - State Mid-Winter Teen Leadership Retreat
    Feb 02, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    4-H Center
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Selecting Peppers for Spring Gardens

AUBURN, Alabama—Though frigid temperatures may have homeowners stuck inside, late January and early February are prime time to begin researching types of peppers to grow... 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

Introductory work on UAV hazards in the work place

Like any new technology the workplace safety implications of these devices include some unknowns … The publication on the... more

Recognizing those who are making a difference.

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … When it comes to natural resource management in Alabama, we have A... more

Commercial Horticulture Webinar Recordings - 2017 Series

The Commercial Horticulture Extension Webinars aime at providing quick updates to producers and …... more

Row Crops Short Course Announced for December 12th and 13th

Alabama Farmers and Crop Consultants will have the opportunity to get an update on cutting-edge management strategies from several Extension specialists across the Southeast and... more

New Federal Label for Engenia, FeXapan, and XtendiMax

The EPA approved revised labels for Engenia, FeXapan, and XtendiMax on Friday, October 13th … They have aligned the... more

Ryegrass Control Options in Wheat

Ryegrass continues to be a problem in wheat each year due to resistance to more herbicides, timing of applications, and weather conditions... more

Plinking on the Roof

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … It began again this past weekend …... 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