Subject: Direct Marketing Aquaculture Products in Alabama Workshop Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Location: Hotel & Confernce at Auburn University, 241 S College St., Auburn, AL plus 2 remote broadcast sites Calendar: ACES Aquatic Resources
Subject: All Bugs Good & Bad Webinar Series: Are Those Itsy Bitsy Spiders Good or Bad? Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Location: https://learn.extension.org/events/1377 Calendar: ACES Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Subject: All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Fire Ant Management Time: 1:00 PM - Location: http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/fireant Calendar: ACES Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Billy Crumly wrote for DeKalb County's local newspapers for 25 years. Now , she has begun blogging and the best part is she is a fountain of knowledge and a DeKalb County Master Gardener. An inspiration to all who know her...you are sure to remember days of old, learn a few things and share a giggle or two at the same time..
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About DeKalb County
Named after Revolutionary War hero Maj. Gen. John Baron DeKalb, DeKalb County was established in 1836. Its county seat is Ft. Payne.
The rural county's population of 68,014 is 1.8 percent black, 95.9 percent white and 9.5 percent hispanic. The average education level attained is 10th grade. The county has 14 elementary schools, 12 middle schools, nine high schools, a technical school and one two-year college.
The county is home to Cloudmont, the only ski resort in Alabama. Other tourist attractions include Little River Canyon, DeSoto State Park, Sequoyah Caverns, Mentone, Bucks Pocket and Lookout Mountain, the home of the country music group "Alabama."
DeKalb County leads the state in swine production and is second in poultry production. The county is also the third largest cattle producer in the state. Its main industry is hosiery mills.
The Extension office employs three people full time and one person part time. Active programs include Master Cattle Producers, DeKalb Poultry Producers, DeKalb Master Gardeners and the DeKalb Fair--the largest agricultural fair in the state. The 4-H program involves 800 youth throughout the county.