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  • 12/13 - Alabama Row Crops Short Course
    Dec 13, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center - 241 S College St, Auburn, AL 36830
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  • 12/14 - Alabama Row Crops Short Course
    Dec 14, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center - 241 S College St, Auburn, AL 36830
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  • 01/22 - Irrigation workshop - North AL
    Jan 22, 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Aerospace Training Center -
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  • 01/23 - Irrigation workshop - Southeast AL
    Jan 23, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Houston County Farm Center
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Know the Farming Basics: Take the Online Course Today!

The Alabama Beginning Farmer Program is now offering the "Farming Basics" online curriculum as a self-paced learning system for beginning farmers, educators, and anyone interested... 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

Yard Sales Can Provide Bargains for Holiday Shoppers

Auburn, Alabama — The busiest shopping season of the year is just around the corner. Consumers should add yard sales to their list of shopping... more

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

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

Ripening Tomatoes Crack Open from Too Much Water

Home Grounds, Gardens and Home Pests … Many of the vegetable problems facing homeowners and farmers in mid-summer are... more

Bacterial Blight in Cotton

Bacterial blight has been reported within the past week on cotton in Georgia and Mississippi … So, far this... 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
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Meet the staff & directions
7:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Amelia Mitchell
County Extension Coordinator
Jon Archer Agricultural Center
1070 Schillinger Rd., N.
Mobile, AL 36608-5298
Phone: (251) 574-8445
Fax: (251) 574-3245