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Tallapoosa County Extension Office


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Office Hours: 8:00-12:00; 12:30-4:30
Shane Harris
County Extension Coordinator
Courthouse Basement
125 N. Broadnax Street, Room 23
Dadeville, AL 36853
Phone: (256) 825-1050
Fax: (256) 825-1054

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Extension Impacts in Tallapoosa County

Blog Headlines

Of Weeds and Worts

By Kerry Smith on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Annie's Project is coming to Huntsville beginning April 28, 2015!

By Ruth Brock on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:45 am

Silvopasture Works!

By Becky Barlow on Friday, March 20, 2015 at 10:52 am

​Holland Joins Alabama Extension as Equine Specialist

By Maggie Lawrence on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:51 am

​PUTTING A STOP TO BOTANICAL CRUELTY

By Kerry Smith on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:15 pm

Smart Phone App to Help Parents Talk to their Children about Bullying

By Adrienne Duke on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:33 am

Building Positive Parent-Child Relationships to Prevent Bullying Issues

By Adrienne Duke on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 11:03 am


Of Weeds and Worts

Question:  There are a lot of plants with the term “weed” in their name; some are sold in nurseries and in catalogues.  I think several are beautiful... more

​PUTTING A STOP TO BOTANICAL CRUELTY

As I drive around cities and towns in late winter, I witness crimes of the botanical kind, most often committed against crape myrtles in urban... more

Simplifying Seed Catalog Lingo

​Q: This time of year I start getting gardening catalogs galore in my mailbox. I enjoy reading through them, looking and drooling over pictures of... more

Grow Good for your Heart Food

Question:  February is such a curious month for Southerners.  St. Valentine’s Day is smack in the middle of it, when red indicates the color of... more

Is It Time Yet?

​Q. Last fall, I purchased a home with a very beautiful, established landscape.  While I am pretty confident about my abilities to tend to most... more

Plant a Tree!

Back in 1965, the Byrds released a record, written by Pete Seeger entitled, "Turn! Turn!  Turn!" I am sure many of you have already begun... more

Hold on to Your Hat - More Winter on the Way

Question:  When temperatures dropped to single digits recently, I worried about several plants in my yard.  A neighbor advised me to cover them with plastic or... more

Scale on House Plants

Question: I am having a problem with my Meyer lemon trees. I bought the tree last spring and didn’t seem to have any problems all... more

To Prune, or Not to Prune - That is the Question

​Question:It’s January, and still the question posed to me on a regular basis, more frequently than any other I hear, “Can I prune my XXX shrub?” ... more

All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series Resumes on February 6

​Please join us for this webinar series for information you can use about good and bad insects.  Topics will include how you can help good... more

 
 
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