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New Book on Alabama Agriculture Answers 30-year-old Question

​For more than 30 years, Auburn Professor Emeritus Dr. Wayne Shell has been haunted by a... more

Aquaponics 101 Teachers Workshop Scheduled June 9-13

​With more emphasis than ever before on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education, members of... more

Dr. Earl Suttle Returns to ACLN Spring Conference May 1 in Opelika

Dr. Earl Suttle, founder and chairman of Leadership Success International, LLC , is back by... more

Twenty-Six Deceased Extension Employees Memorialized by Epsilon Sigma Phi at 4-H Center

With the placement of their names on the dedicatory plaque at the Extension Memorial Chapel... more

William J. Hemmer II is New Manager of Alabama 4-H Youth Development Center

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is happy to announce the hiring of William J. Hemmer... more
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Small Ruminant Conference and Field Day Set for May 30

On May 30, the Alabama Cooperative Extension System in partnership with Tennessee State University’s College of Agriculture,... more

Students Equipped to Fight Childhood Obesity after Healthy Living Day Camp

​On March 8, over 145 individuals from six counties attended the 2014 Northwest Region 4-H... more

Exploring Alabama’s Living Streams Workshop Set for April 11-12 in Gadsden

Alabama Water Watch and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System are conducting a two-day workshop on... more

Mastering the Mysteries of Love Program Set to Begin in Roanoke Feb. 10

Mastering the Mysteries of Love, a four-week program sponsored by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System,... more

Annie’s Project in Blount County Provides a Fun Way for Farm and Ranch Women to Learn and Make Better Decisions

What do you get when a group of farm and ranch women get together for... more
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Climate Forecasting Gaining Traction among Farmers

For centuries, farmers have operated largely at the mercy of nature's fickle temperament, whether... more

Precision Farming All about Cultivating a Big Farming Picture, Experts Say

The deepest insight Paul Mask ever gained into the value of precision farming occurred more... more

How Soil Conservation Saved the Farm—and Changed the Face of Southern Farming

The Lewis and Clarke expedition into the sprawling prairies and thickets of the Western wilderness... more

Extension Foresters Working to Avert Landowner Crisis

Two experts fear that a host of factors are coming together to create a storm,... more

Alabama Extension Working to Build Thriving Urban Farming Sector

While Dr. Ayanava Majumdar readily concedes that urban farming will never replace conventional farming entirely... more