Upcoming Events:

  • Estate Planning

    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: 13075 ALA-157, Ag Center Conference Room
    Calendar: Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
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    02/01 - Estate Planning
  • Wise Money Management

    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: 205 Walker Springs Road Jackson, AL 36545
    Calendar: Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
    02/20 - Wise Money Management
  • Wise Money Management

    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: 205 Walker Springs Road Jackson, AL 36545
    Calendar: Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
    02/27 - Wise Money Management
  • Estate Planning

    Time: 5:30 PM
    Location: Eufaula Carnegie Library 217 N. Eufaula Ave. Eufaula Al 36027
    Calendar: Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
    03/05 - Estate Planning
  • Good Agriculture Practices (GAP)

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Scott House 14341 St Stephens Ave Chatom, AL 36518
    Calendar: Farm & Agribusiness Management
    03/18 - Good Agriculture Practices (GAP)
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Education and Training

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QuickBooks training for farmers available

The new Farm and Agribusiness Management team wants to help farmers improve their farm operations by helping them develop accurate... more

Cotton Production Calendar

Have you ever wondered what a cotton producer's year is like … If you... more

Annie’s Project Set for Six Thursday Evenings in Macon County

Ladies of Macon County, join us for Annie's Project in January … Annie’s Project is... more

2015 Restricted Use Dealer Meetings

Please see the agenda and website for these meetings here … Listed below are the... more

2015 AFVGA Conference Highlights for Beginning and Experienced Farmers

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2014 Alabama Community Leadership Network Conference is Oct. 7-8 in Auburn

The Alabama Community Leadership Network (ACLN) will host its 2014 conference on Oct. 7-8 at the Hotel at Auburn University... more

Former NBA All-Star is keynote speaker at ACLN Annual Leadership Conference

Retired NBA All-Star Mark Eaton will serve as the opening keynote speaker for the 2014 Alabama Community Leadership Network (ACLN)... more

Autauga County School Bus Drivers Sign Up for Yellow Dot

When Autauga County Extension Coordinator Yvonne Thomas first received a call about the Department of Economic and Community Development Affairs/Law... more

NTFPs Please!

Forestry, Wildlife and Natural Resource Management … Non-Timber Forest Products Fall Webinar Series This... more

Change Coming for State's Private Pesticide Applicators

Alabama farmers and producers sometimes must use pesticides to protect their crops and fields …... more

New Ways to Meet CAFO Continuing Education Requirements

Animal Feeding

Managing an animal feeding operation (AFO) and using best management practices means staying informed regarding current regulatory requirements and the latest technology, equipment, management, and disposal methods relating to waste and wastewater. All personnel involved in managing AFOs or concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) need current information in order to make and manage plans that effectively safeguard groundwater and surface water quality and reduce odor. Continuing education training is one way to stay up to date. It is required by law in Alabama for CAFOs and, while not required for AFOs, is very worthwhile in helping AFO owners ensure that their operations continue to meet all requirements for waste management. This publication explains how the AFO/CAFO continuing education program works, how you can benefit from it, and what you should do to make sure you comply with the law.   more...