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How to control June beetles

AUBURN, Alabama—During spring, June beetles will be making an appearance in Alabama’s grassy areas, such as home lawns, pastures and hay fields. June beetle grubs pupate in... more

David Cline Awarded President’s National Volunteer Service Award

Auburn, Alabama – David Cline, an Extension specialist in aquatic resources at Auburn University is one of 125 volunteers recently awarded the President’s Volunteer Service... more

Eastern Hognose Snake: Rare to Alabama

Auburn, Alabama— Once common throughout Alabama, the nonvenomous Eastern hognose snake, also known as the spreading adder and the deaf adder, is now considered to... more

Watermelon: From Seed to Stem

AUBURN, Alabama—There is nothing better on a hot, summer day than eating a refreshing slice of watermelon. However, watermelons need more care than the average... more

Pet and Planet Friendly Irrigation

AUBURN, AL—A few things to think about when landscaping a home are what works best for pets, kids and the planet. Perhaps the most underrated aspect... more

Extension iBook Helps You Prepare for Storms and Clean-Up After They Pass

AUBURN, Alabama—Saturday, April 30 is National PrepareAthon Day. Individuals, families and communities are invited to participate in this grassroots effort for preparedness action. Every Alabama family... more

Carpenter Bees Buzzing and Bothering

AUBURN, Ala.–Warmer weather means carpenter bees are out and about. An Alabama Extension entomologist says these bees generally will not sting you, but they can... more

Producers Going Soilless to Grow Vegetables

  AUBURN, Ala. – How do your vegetables grow?  Increasingly, some produce is grown hydroponically. Commercial hydroponic production is not as common as livestock or row... more

Rainwater Harvesting Could Revolutionize Poultry Industry

AUBURN, Ala.—Raising broiler chickens takes water—a lot of water. But rainwater harvesting could substantially reduce Alabama poultry growers’ dependence on municipal water sources or well... more

Getting from Farm to Table: Chilton Food Innovation Center Helps with the Steps In Between

Auburn, Alabama—The Chilton Food Innovation Center, an FDA and ADPH approved facility, assists small fruit and vegetable producers as well as small food businesses with... more

Alabama Extension Professionals in Greene County Recognized by County Commission

​On April 6, the Greene County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to... more

Limestone County Recognized as 4-H Centennial Youth Initiative County

​ The Limestone County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to the county’s 4-H program, and... more

Calhoun County Recognized as 4-H Centennial Youth Initiative County

The Calhoun County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to the county’s 4-H program, and... more

Allie Corcoran is New Extension Coordinator for Barbour County

​   Alabama Extension has named Allie Corcoran as the new County Extension Coordinator for Barbour County.  She began her... more

Darrue Sharpe Named New Extension Coordinator for Autauga County

Alabama Extension’s Autauga County  office has a new County Extension Coordinator. Darrue Sharpe began work January... more

Annie's Project Set for Three Thursday Evenings in Madision County

    Ladies of Madison County, join us for Annie’s Project in February!   Annie’s Project is a three-session... more

Mike Reeves is New Extension Coordinator for Morgan County

Alabama Extension has named Mike Reeves as the new county Extension coordinator for Morgan County.   Reeves is... 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

Lisa Jones Named New Extension Coordinator for Jefferson County

Alabama Extension’s Jefferson County  office has a new County Extension Coordinator. Lisa Jones began work Nov. 2... more

Amelia Mitchell is New County Extension Coordinator for Mobile County

Alabama Extension has named Amelia Mitchell as the new County Extension Coordinator for Mobile County... more