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<< Thursday, March 26, 2009 >>
Event: GHS 4-H Club Mtg. Start: 3/26/09 7:45am
Fee: End: 3/26/09 9:45am
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Goshen High School County: Pike
Contact Name: Tammy Powell Phone: 334.566.0985
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Description: 7th - 8th @ 7:45 am; 9-12th @ 9:35 am.

Event: Pesticide Education Start: 3/26/09 9:00am
Fee: End: 3/26/09 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: 13112 AL HWY 68, Crossville, AL 35962 County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Dr. Joyce Tredaway Ducar Phone: 256-528-7133
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Description: The Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center in Crossville, AL will be having a Pesticide Education meeting on Thursday, March 26, 2009 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Ten points will be awarded for attending this meeting for the following commercial categories: Agricultural Plant Pest Control (AP), Right-of-Way Pest Control (ROW), Ornamental & Turf Pest Control (OTPS) and Demonstration & Research (D&R). Topics to be covered include Weed Management in Pastures and Hayfields, Right-of-Way Weed Control, New Recertification Requirements, Pesticide Compliance and Record Keeping, Pesticide Calibration, Row-crop Herbicide Product & Weed Updates, and management of Glyphosate Resistance. to pre-register or for more information, please contact Dr. Joyce Tredaway Ducar, Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center.

Event: Servsafe -Food safety certification class Start: 3/26/09 9:30am
Fee: 95.00 End: 3/26/09 4:30pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1702 Noble St., Anniston County: Calhoun
Contact Name: Patti West Phone: 334/844-8090
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Description: Pre-registration is required

Event: 4-H Home School Club Meeting Start: 3/26/09 10:00am
Fee: End: 3/26/09 12:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Extension Auditorium, Wetumpka County: Elmore
Contact Name: Phone: 334-567-6301
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Event: Landowner Cost Share Opportunities Field Day Start: 3/26/09 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 3/26/09 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Malone Heritage Homestead, Chunchula, Alabama County: Mobile
Contact Name: Jim Todd Phone: 251-574-8445
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Description: A Field Day to learn of new and existing Cost Share Programs and technical assistance opportunities for farmers and landowners. Partnering agencies include Alabama TREASURE Forest Association/Mobile County and State; Mobile County Farmer's Federation, Natural Resource Conservation Service; Mobile County Soil and Water Conservation District; Farm Service Agency; Alabama Forestry Commission; and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System\Mobile County. To be included in lunch, RSVP before March 24th to 251-675-7481 or 1-888-240-4694.

Event: WS Harlan Meetings Start: 3/26/09 11:00am
Fee: End: 3/26/09 2:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: WSHS County: Covington
Contact Name: Tanya Bales Phone: (334)222-1125
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Description: WSH 6th @ 11 AM WSH 4th @ 12:30 PM WSH 5th @ 1:30 PM Program focus- Science:Physical vs. Chemical Change

Event: County 4-H Public Speaking Contest Start: 3/26/09 3:30pm
Fee: End: 3/26/09 4:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1526 Chesnut Bypass, Centre, AL 35960 County: Cherokee
Contact Name: Rita Parker Phone: 256-927-3250
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Description: 1st Place Winners from local clubs will compete in the County 4-H Public Speaking Contest.

Event: 'Home Grown' Workshop Start: 3/26/09 5:00pm
Fee: $10 End: 3/26/09 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Comer Hall - Auburn University County: Lee
Contact Name: Lee County Extension Office Phone: 334-749-3353
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...den/HomeGrown.php Email:
Description: A three part evening 'Home Grown' Workshop will be held weekly beginning Thursday, March 12th on the campus of Auburn University in Comer Hall of the College of Agriculture. It will start at 5 p.m. and conclude at 7 p.m. each night. Cost is $10 for the three night series or $5 per night. March 12th - Vegetable Garden Basics. March 19th - Soils & Plant Nutrition and Raised Bed Gardening. March 26th - Container Gardening, and Home Fruit Selection. Participants must pre-register by calling the Lee County Extension office at 334-749-3353.

Event: Searching for a New Job Start: 3/26/09 5:00pm
Fee: End: 3/26/09 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: Baldwin County Extension Office, 302A Byrne Street, Bay Minette County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Rick Zapata Phone: 334-703-2276
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Description: Call the Baldwin County Extension Office to register at 937-7176.

Event: County 4-H Rodeo Events Start: 3/26/09 5:30pm
Fee: End: 3/26/09 7:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1501 North Airport Road, Jasper AL 35504 County: Walker
Contact Name: Rebecca Persons Phone: 205-221-3392
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Description: Events include Blocks Rock, eXtreme Birdhouses, Story Telling, and $15 Challenge

Event: Farmers Market Authority (FMA) Certification Training Start: 3/26/09 6:00pm
Fee: End: 3/26/09 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Central Alabama Farmer's Co-op - Hwy. 80 W. - Selma, AL County: Dallas
Contact Name: Farmers Market Authority Phone: 334-242-2618
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Description: If you are a farmer/producer and would like to participate in this program you must be certified this year. This certification will allow you to accept and redeem vouchers issued for low-income citizens to purchase produce from local producers.

Event: Horticulture Education Series - Turf & Weeds Start: 3/26/09 6:00pm
Fee: $20.00 End: 3/26/09 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 1070 Schillinger Road N., Mobile, AL 36608 County: Mobile
Contact Name: James Miles Phone: 251-574-8445
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Description: For more information, please contact Diane Anthony at 574-8445.

Event: 'Home Grown' Gardening Workshop Start: 3/26/09 6:30pm
Fee: $5 End: 3/26/09 8:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 802 Veterans County: Lauderdale
Contact Name: Chris Becker Phone: 256-766-6223
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Description: $5.00 fee covers snacks, gardening publications and soil sample materials. Class will cover: Vegetable Garden Basics, Soils & Plant Nutrition, Raised Bed Gardening and Container Gardening. Call 766-6223 to pre-register.