Upcoming Events

F.A.R.M. Outlook 2017

Check out this year’s exciting workshops at F.A.R.M. Outlook 2017

Max Runge, FARM team leaders, says that multiple meetings are being held to make attendance easy.

Jan. 11                  Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center, Crossville

Jan. 19                  E.V. Smith Research and Extension Center, Shorter

Jan. 20                  Shelby County Extension Office, Columbiana

Jan. 24                  Black Belt Research and Extension Center, Marion Junction

Jan. 25                  Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center, Fairhope

Jan. 30                  Wiregrass Research and Extension Center, Headland

All Bugs Good & Bad Webinar: Managing Pests of Backyard Pecans

Don’t Miss the next chapter of our informative webinar series! May 6th at 1pm 

webinar series

Location: http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/fireant

Thousands of mature pecan trees are grown around homes, many with sparse and erratic production. Usually, there is no single reason why a pecan tree fails to produce a crop or produces poor quality nuts. Learn practical tips about pecan pests and pecan management by  Bryan Wilkins, Research Associate IIl,  Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center. Click here to login as a guest and participate in the live event. Note: on May 6, the link to the live webinar opens about 15 minutes before the webinar. If you try to log in earlier, you will get an error message.

For more webinars in this series, see 2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series. The webinars are brought to you by the following eXtension Communities of Practice: Imported Fire Ants, and Urban IPM; and by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension ServiceClemson Cooperative Extension and the University of Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture.
Photo credit: Jerry A. Payne, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org

Auburn University Block & Bridle Youth Livestock Judging Contest


Block & Bridle

April 30, 2016
Registration starts at 8:30 a.m.
Contest begins at 9:30 a.m.
Stanley P. Wilson Beef Unit
500 Shug Jordan Parkway,
Auburn University, AL

Junior & Senior Divisions

Entry Fee:
$7.00 per contestant, including coaches
Species Being Judged:
Beef Cattle
Sheep or Goats
Who Can Participate:
Teams and individuals
Katie Hill
Registration deadline:
April 15, 2016



Please see the attached flyer about the 2016 Auburn University Block and Bridle Contest.

PDF file 2016 Block and Bridle Judging Contest Flyer