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Pecan Trees–A Perfect Addition to the Home Landscape

AUBURN,Ala.—The holiday season is upon us and people around the country are looking forward to gatherings spent feasting with families and friends. One food in... more

November is National Peanut Butter Month

AUBURN, AL—When most people think of November, they think of turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and all the popular foods that are served at our Thanksgiving... more

Fall into Good Eating Habits

AUBURN, AL—As fall becomes more evident with each day, we adjust to the changing season. Going to pumpkin patches, hay rides, playing in leaves, dressing... more

Coconut Oil is the New Black

AUBURN, Ala. – Some may think coconut oil is nothing but the latest fad in dieting, but does it actually contain solid nutritional benefit?  Claims... more

November is National Pomegranate Month

November is National Pomegranate Month and it celebrates a fruit dating back to the ancient civilizations that can be enjoyed as a snack and grown in... more

Preparing Your Produce Properly

Auburn, Ala.—Essential parts of every balanced diet are vibrant fruits and nutritious vegetables. However, with the discussions concerning pesticides in our produce, it is hard to... more

Charles Mitchell Selected as ASA Fellow

AUBURN, Ala. — Dr. Charles C. Mitchell, an Alabama Extension agronomist, was selected as an American Society of Agronomy (ASA) Fellow at the society’s International Annual Meeting, Nov.... more

Cooking on a Budget

AUBURN, Ala. — There is a common misconception in American society that you can eat cheap or you can eat healthy, but not both. In... more

Oh Deer: The Benefits of Hunting

Saturdays are filled with football, candy corn has returned, and the nights are getting cooler, which all can only mean one thing: hunting season is right around the corner.... more

Take Guesswork Out of Forage Testing

AUBURN, Alabama–The Alabama Cooperative Extension Forage Focus Program and the Alabama Beef Check-off Program are partnering to bring producers across Alabama forage testing probes. Forage testing probes... 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

Enhancing Food Safety and Quality

​ Whether it’s a  new food business in Alabama looking for assistance with its nutrition labeling or a... more

Jacqui James is New Extension Coordinator in Choctaw County

​ Alabama Extension’s Choctaw County  office has a new County Extension Coordinator.  Jacqui James will begin work on October... more

​Dale County Recognized for Outstanding Service in 4-H Programming

OZARK, Ala.—A t a recent Dale County Commission meeting, Alabama Extension professionals from Dale County were recognized... more

Shelby County Honored for Outstanding 4-H Program

​ Alabama Extension professionals in Shelby County were recognized August 10 at a Shelby County Commission meeting for their outstanding... more

Lee County Wildlife Evaluation Team Represents Alabama at National Competition

​The Lee County Wildlife Habitat Education Team is representing Alabama at the 4-H National Wildlife... more

Alabama Extension Professionals Recognized by Marion County Commission

By Ivy Sibley The Marion County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to... more

Bibb County Recognized as 4-H Centennial Youth Initiative County

By Ivy Sibley The Bibb County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to... more

Chris Becker is New Extension Coordinator for Limestone County

  By Rebecca Oliver     Alabama Extension recently named Chris Becker as the County Extension Coordinator for Limestone... more