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Alfalfa Mixtures Helping Extend The Growing Season

AUBURN, Ala. – Alfalfa was once a dominant forage in the Southeast. Several factors eliminated many productive alfalfa stands. Insects and the harsh environment found... more

Black Bears in Alabama

AUBURN, Ala. – Black bears populate much of the Southeast. Alabama is no exception, and there have been more and more sightings of them within... more

Winston County 4-H Wildlife Team Wins State Competition

AUBURN, Ala.–The Winston County 4-H Wildlife senior team recently won the annual Alabama Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) Contest. The team will also represent Alabama in... more

Kelton Selected for SARE Fellows Program

AUBURN, Ala.—Jessica Kelton, an Alabama Cooperative Extension System regional extension agent, has been selected as a member of the two-year Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education... more

Beneficial Insects In Gardens

AUBURN, Ala. – Most people’s first reaction when they see an insect on their flowers or vegetables is to find a way to get rid... more

Corn Earworms, Cotton Bollworms Build Resistance

AUBURN, Ala.—The introduction of genetic engineering in cotton was game-changing for producers. Even more so was the introduction of insect-resistant genes in corn—especially for producers... more

Pet Health Vaccinations: Also Important for Humans

AUBURN, Ala.—Making sure pets are up to date on all vaccinations is a big part of overall pet health. Vaccinating pets is important not only... more

Register For 2018 State 4-H Horse Show

AUBURN, Ala. – Calling all Alabama 4-H members! Registration for the 2018 Alabama 4-H State Horse Show is now open. The show is set for... more

Growing Angel’s Trumpet

AUBURN, Ala. – Named for its physical characteristics, Angel’s Trumpet is an attractive and easy to grow flowering plant. Angel’s Trumpet, scientifically known as Brugmansia, is... more

Use High Quality Seed in Fall Vegetable Gardens

AUBURN, Ala. – If you missed the chance to plant a spring garden there is still hope to have fresh vegetables. Fall vegetable gardens are... 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