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<< Saturday, May 28, 2016 >>
Event: Marion County 4-H Horse Day Camp Start: 5/28/16 8:00am
Fee: $35.00 End: 5/28/16 3:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 850 Grady Williams Road Hamilton, AL 35570 County: Marion
Contact Name: Rebecca Danley Phone: (205)921-3551
Event Website: http://offices.ac...h-horse-day-camp/ Email: rgd0007@aces.edu
Description: When: Saturday, May 28th, 2016 8:00am-3:00pm Where: Alexandria Farms 850 Grady Williams Road Hamilton, AL 35570 Ages: 9 and up Cost: $35 What To Wear: Long Pants, Boots/Tennis Shoes What To Bring: Sack Lunch (Other Snacks and Drinks provided) Payment Due: May 19th by 4:00pm to the Marion County Extension Office 372 7th Avenue SW Hamilton, AL 35570 *Make checks payable to: Allie Trentham * For more information call or email the Marion County 4-H Foundation Regional Extension Agent, Rebecca Danley (205)921-3551 or rgd0007@aces.edu

Event: Alabama Water Watch Water Chemistry Monitoring Workshop Start: 5/28/16 8:30am
Fee: Free End: 5/28/16 2:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Aquatic Resources
Address: Foley, AL County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Rita Grub Phone: 334-844-4785
Event Website: http://www.alabam...ister&event_id=69 Email: awwprog@auburn.edu
Description: Participants were trained and certified in the Alabama Water Watch Water Chemistry Monitoring Protocol

Event: Alabama Water Watch Bacteriological Monitoring Workshop Start: 5/28/16 12:30pm
Fee: Free End: 5/28/16 3:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mngt.; Aquatic Resources
Address: Foley, AL County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Rita Grub Phone: 334-844-4785
Event Website: http://www.alabam...ister&event_id=68 Email: awwprog@auburn.edu
Description: Participants were trained and certified in the Alabama Water Watch Bacteriological Monitoring Protocol

Event: Small-Scale Poultry Harvesting Workshop Start: 5/28/16 2:00pm
Fee: $20/person $35/couple End: 5/28/16 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Poultry; Animal Science & Forages
Address: P.O. Box 967 County: Online
Contact Name: Robert Spencer Phone: 256-372-4983
Event Website: Email: rds0002@aces.edu
Description: Training and hands-on event addressing best management practices for harvesting poultry for home consumption or direct marketing and farmers markets.

Event: Small-scale Poultry Workshop Start: 5/28/16 2:00pm
Fee: $20/person End: 5/28/16 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Poultry; Urban Affairs
Address: To be announced County: Madison
Contact Name: Robert Spencer Phone: 256-372-4983
Event Website: Email: rds0002@aces.edu
Description: Lecture and interactive opportunity designed to teach small-scale poultry producers about humanely and safely processing poultry deemed for personal consumption or resale. These workshops will discuss and demonstrate best management practices and food safety for farmers interested in processing their own birds. The goal of these events is for producers to become more self-sufficient and/or market a food-safe meat product at local farmers markets to generate additional farm income. Anyone with an interest in learning more about home-style processing of poultry is encouraged to preregister. Participation is limited to the first fifteen registrants who pay in advance, participation fee is $20/person, or $35/couple. Payment and preregistration should take place at one of the offices below relevant to where you plan to attend. Once you have paid each office will provide you with detailed event address. If you have any special needs please let us know 10 days prior to date for event you plan to attend. For Madison County - Preregistration can be handled over phone at Madison County Extension Office at 256-532-1578 or e-mail rds0002@aces.edu. Address for mailing payment is Robert Spencer, P.O. Box 967, Normal, AL 35762