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Alabama 4-H Sends Four Shooting Sports Teams to Nationals

AUBURN, Ala.—For the first time in Alabama 4-H history, four teams from the state are attending the shooting sports National Championships in Grand Island, Nebraska... more

Prepare Now–Avoid Flood and Water Damage Later

AUBURN, Ala. – Tropical Storm Cindy has dumped heavy rains from Texas to Alabama, causing localized flooding in many locations.  Advance preparations can reduce your... more

Important that Farmers Participate in Census of Agriculture

AUBURN, Ala. – Alabama farmers and producers will get a chance to represent agriculture in their areas by participating in the 2017 Census of Agriculture. Conducted... more

Beware of Fire Ants During Heavy Rains and Floods

AUBURN, Ala.— Tropical storm Cindy promises to bring heavy rains to Alabama and possibly flash flooding.  When floodwaters come, humans are not the only ones... more

Are you Ready? Stock Basics for Emergencies

AUBURN, Ala. – A tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico appears poised to be the first tropical storm to make landfall in the United... more

Diseases Still Prevalent in Alabama Corn Crop

AUBURN, Ala.—Several weeks ago, Alabama Cooperative Extension System plant pathologists confirmed the presence of Southern corn rust in corn at the Gulf Coast Research and... more

Excessive Rainfall May Cause Field Issues for Farmers

AUBURN, Ala.— Producers from all areas of Alabama have had planting or harvesting delays and are now making management decisions based on excessive rainfall. The... more

Alabama Peach Production Takes Major Hit

AUBURN, Ala.— Alabama Cooperative Extension System fruit specialists are estimating Alabama’s peach producers are harvesting only 10 to 30 percent of their normal crop this season... more

Lantana: Hard Working Shrub for Home Landscapes

AUBURN, Ala.—If you’re looking for a blooming powerhouse, lantana is your answer. This perennial flowering woody deciduous plant, not only thrives with little moisture, but... more

Muscadines-Backbone of Alabama Wine Industry

AUBURN, Alabama —People make wine around the world, even in Alabama. The state’s wineries are more abundant than some might think, each with their own... more

ForestHER Workshop is Sept. 19-20 at Riverwood Farms in Cullman County

  ForestHER, a hands-on workshop for women who love the land, is set for Sept. 19-20... more

Alabama Extension 4-H Staff in Marengo County Recognized by County Commission

Alabama Extension 4-H Staff in Marengo County Recognized by County CommissionThe Marengo County Commission recently... more

Cullman County Commission Recognizes Alabama Extension 4-H Staff

The Cullman County Commission recently recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to the... more

Joshua Melson New County Extension Coordinator for Lawrence County

  Alabama Cooperative Extension has named Joshua Melson as the new County Extension Coordinator for Lawrence County.  He will... more

Alabama Extension Professionals in Lauderdale County Recognized by County Commission

​ The Lauderdale County Commission recently recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to the county’s... more

Alabama Extension 4-H Staff in Marshall County Recognized by County Commission​

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

Tamika Glover Dial is New Extension Coordinator in Wilcox County

​ Alabama Extension’s Wilcox County  office has a new County Extension Coordinator.  Tamika Glover began work May 1. Dial... more

Carla Elston is New Extension Coordinator for Bullock County

​ Alabama Cooperative Extension has named Carla Elston as the new County Extension Coordinator for Bullock County.  She will... more

Cleburne County Recognized by County Commission for 4-H Program

​ On May 2, the Cleburne County Commission recognized Alabama Extension professionals for their outstanding service to... 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