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  • 10/17 - Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management
    Oct 17, 10:00 AM
    56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 10/18 - Blue & Black Cancer Awareness Luncheon: For Colon & Melanoma Cancer Awareness
    Oct 18, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Pell City CEPA Center, 25 Williamson Drive, Pell City, AL 35125
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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 - Soil Sampling Program
    Oct 23, 6:30 PM
    2000 Pelham Parkway Boulevard, Pelham, AL 35124
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  • 10/24 - Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management
    Oct 24, 10:00 AM
    56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 10/31 - Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management
    Oct 31, 10:00 AM
    56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 11/07 - Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training
    Nov 07, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Alabama Extension Office, 402 Arnold St., NE, Ste G-1, Cullman, AL 35055
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  • 11/07 - Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management
    Nov 07, 10:00 AM
    56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051
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  • 11/09 - Learn to Earn Fondant Class
  • 11/14 - Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management
    Nov 14, 10:00 AM
    56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051
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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

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
Staff Photo

Meet the staff & directions
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Lisa Jones
County Extension Coordinator
2121 Building, Suite 1700
2121 Rev. Abraham Woods, Jr., Blvd.
Birmingham, AL 35203-2387
Phone: (205) 325-5342
Fax: (205) 325-5690