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<< Tuesday, March 29, 2011 >>
Event: Rain barrel construction workshop Start: 3/29/11 9:00am
Fee: based on level of involvement End: 3/29/11 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: AL Green Industry Trng Cntr: 5521 Cahaba Valley Rd. B'ham AL 35242 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Sallie Lee Phone: 205 879-6964x11
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Description: Learn how to collect rainwater from roof tops into barrels for use in washing cars, watering lawns, ornamentals, etc. Fee based on level of involvement: $10.00 for program material, $20.00 for program material + barrel, $50.00 for program material, barrel, + components required for assembly. Limited number of barrels available, pre-registration strongly suggested. Also covers creation of rain gardens, an attractive, practical addition to your landscape. contact Sallie Lee at or Nelson Wynn at

Event: Tree Fruit Meeting Start: 3/29/11 9:00am
Fee: End: 3/29/11 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture
Address: Old Greenbrier Restaurant, 27028 Old Highway 20, Madison, Al County: Madison
Contact Name: Doug Chapman Phone: 256-262-2703
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...eFruitMeeting.pdf Email:
Description: Update on issues impacting commercial tree fruit producers in North Alabama.

Event: Rain Garden Seminar Start: 3/29/11 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 3/29/11 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Doster Community Center, Prattville County: Autauga
Contact Name: Mallory Kelley Phone: 334-361-7273
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Description: The Autauga County Extension office and the Autauga Master Gardeners along with the Clean Water Partnership and the City of Prattville will be hosting a RainGarden Seminar for the Public on Tuesday, March 29th from 10-12:00 at the Doster Community Center in downtown Prattville. This will be an hour of lecture on raingarden site selection, plant selection and how to design and install. Then we will go out and around the block to the Community Garden location to view the site where they will install the Raingarden and have more information on plant selection and placement and also designing the raingarden by the City of Prattville Horticulturist, Ken Johnston. This event is Free to the public, but you must call the Autauga County Extension office at 334-361-7273 to register in advance.

Event: ServSafe Start: 3/29/11 10:00am
Fee: $125 End: 3/30/11 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 101 north Doswell street, Abbeville County: Henry
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
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Description: Food safety training and certification for food permit holders.

Event: HIPPY Group Meeting Start: 3/29/11 5:00pm
Fee: End: 3/29/11 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Family & Child Development
Address: Evergreen Elementary, 821 West Front St. County: Conecuh
Contact Name: Cheryl Nielsen Phone: 251-578-2762
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Description: Monthly group meeting for parents and children enrolled in the Home Instruction for Parents of Pre-school Youngsters.

Event: Spring Workshops Start: 3/29/11 6:00pm
Fee: $5.00 End: 3/29/11 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: Gulf Coast Regional Research & Extension Center, 8300 State Hwy 104, Fairhope County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Mike McQueen Phone: 251-238-0376
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Description: Monthly Garden Maintenance-Gaynell Dumas-6:00 p.m. Landscaping for Year-round Color-Gaynell Dumas-7:00 p.m.

Event: Nutrient Management for Beef Producers Start: 3/29/11 6:30pm
Fee: $0.00 End: 3/29/11 8:30pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: Autauga County Extension Auditorium County: Autauga
Contact Name: Jonathan Gladney Phone: 334-341-1674
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Description: Nutrient Management program for beef producers as it relates to fertilizer, hay production and beef cow nutrition.

Event: Nutrient Management Meeting Start: 3/29/11 6:30pm
Fee: Free End: 3/29/11 8:30pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: 2226 Hwy 14 West, Suite E, Autaugaville, AL 36003 County: Autauga
Contact Name: Johnny Gladney Phone: 334-341-1674
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Description: This meeting will be held to discuss local challenges in management and cost of soil nutrients such as Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium.