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Barbour County Extension July Newsletter

July 14, 2016



Acid Reflux Disease: A Growing Problem in United States - Extension Daily

Acid reflux is a growing problem throughout the United States. Source: Acid Reflux Disease: A Growing Problem in United States - Extension Daily   Read More

Nitrate Toxicity: Problem across Dry South - Extension Daily

Nitrate toxicity is a growing threat across dry states. Alabama Extension scientist says drought increases chance for forages to develop elevated nitrate levels. Source: Nitrate Toxicity: Problem across Dry South - Extension Daily   Read More

Setting Your Child up for Success: Sleep

For students everywhere summer vacation is coming to an end. Soon, if not already, children, parents, and caregivers will be readying themselves for the first day of school. The transition from the lax summer days to early school bells is difficult for many of us. The school days begin to fill with homework and activities. […]   Read More

Treating Fall Armyworms

Armworms are starting to show up around the state. If you find them in your fields go to this link for help on how to treat for this pest. Treating Fall Armyworms   Read More

4-H Summer Cooking School "From Field to Table"

Russell and Barbour County 4-H is teaming up with Georgia 4-H to provide a Summer Cooking School. Come learn where your food comes from and how to prepare fun and delicious recipes. From chicken and eggs to veggies and fruit, 4-H members will have a great time cooking, tasting, and learning! When: July 19-22, 2016 Time: 12:00 […]   Read More

Barbour County Farm Safety Day Success

Safety is something we all too often take for granted. Especially those who work with heavy equipment and machinery. The annual death rate for farm workers involving on-farm accidents is 20.3 per 100,000 workers nationally. Forty-six percent of all farm fatalities are from the use of farm tractors and implements used with tractors. Nearly one-half […]   Read More

Barbour County Upcoming Events

July 19-22- 4-H Cooking School, Columbus, GA 12:00 p.m. EST July 23- RiverKids Field Day, Lake Eufaula Campground 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. July 25-26- ServSafe, Chattahoochee Courts, Eufaula 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.   Read More


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