ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, April 11, 2017 >>
Event: Agronomic Crops Webinar Series Start: 4/11/17 9:00am
Fee: End: 4/11/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: online webinar at: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 County: Online
Contact Name: Kathy Flanders Phone:
Event Website: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/550786196 Email: flandkl@auburn.edu
Description: Timely information on agronomic crops. This month's topics and speakers are: Auxin herbicide resistant crop update Joyce Tredaway Management of herbicide off-target injury and sprayer contamination Steve Li Stink bug importance and control in corn Kathy Flanders Early season thrips/insect control -" Cotton Tim Reed Early season thrips/insect control-Peanut Ayanava Majumdar Preparing grain bins for wheat storage Kathy Flanders Potassium rate effect on cotton Christy Hicks

Event: Better Process Control School Start: 4/11/17 9:00am
Fee: 350 End: 4/11/17 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 260 Lem Morrison Dr. County: Lee
Contact Name: Patti West Phone: 334-844-8090
Event Website: http://foodsafety.aces.edu/ Email: westpat@auburn.edu
Description: FDA required for processing acidified foods.

Event: Lee County Master Gardener Helpline Start: 4/11/17 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 4/11/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Lee
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW (toll Free)
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Master Gardener Helpline Start: 4/11/17 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/11/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 600 S 7th ST Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Master Gardener Helpline Phone: 1-877-ALA-GROW
Event Website: Email: mgcahh@aces.edu
Description: Please call or email your gardening questions!

Event: Aquaponics Workshop Start: 4/11/17 9:30am
Fee: 30 End: 4/11/17 3:30pm
Calendar(s): Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture
Address: North Alabama Agriplex, 1714 Tally Ho Street, Cullman, AL 35055 County: Cullman
Contact Name: Tony Glover Phone: 256-737-9386
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...orkshop_Final.pdf Email: gloveta@aces.edu
Description: AQUAPONICS is the intriguing and increasingly popular form of farming that integrates aquaculture and horticulture to provide homegrown fish and vegetables that you control. The semi- intensive nature of aquaponics systems make them perfect for backyards or tracts of land under 1 acre. Instructors from Auburn University School of Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Aquatic Sciences and the AU Horticulture Dept.,with 25+ combined years of aquaponics experience, will be on hand to show you how to start your own system or improve a system already in production. If you are just getting started, a small scale hobbyist, or aspire to develop a commercial operation we can help. Please join us!

Event: Right Bite Start: 4/11/17 10:00am
Fee: $5.00 End: 4/11/17 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Knights Chapel Baptist Church, 85 MLK Avenue, Millry, AL County: Washington
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
Event Website: Email: bivincf@auburn.edu
Description:

Event: ServSafe Limestone Start: 4/11/17 10:00am
Fee: 125 End: 4/11/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 20371 CLyde Mabry Dr, Athens, AL County: Limestone
Contact Name: Christy Mendoza Phone: 205-217-6495
Event Website: http://foodsafety...fication-courses/ Email: cnm0012@auburn.edu
Description: ServSafe meets the training requirements of the ADPH for a retail food establishment. Recommended for owners, managers and hourly personnel of restaurants, cafeterias, caterers and any other retail food establishment.

Event: ServSafe/ Coffee County Start: 4/11/17 10:00am
Fee: $125 (pay online $120) End: 4/11/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Coffee County Extension Office; New Brockton County: Pike
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 334-714-1248
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: ServSafe Managers for food permit holders.

Event: Today's Mom- Health Services Inc. WIC Program Start: 4/11/17 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 4/11/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program
Address: 2101 Chestnut Street Montgomery, AL 36106 County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Jennifer Pinkard Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jap0033@aces.edu
Description: Today's Mom is comprised of a series of six lessons, each containing clearly stated goals. Each lesson consists of verbal and written instructions along with interactive activities designed to help moms-to-be learn to make healthy diet and physical activity choices for themselves and their babies. Today's Mom lessons are designed for ease of preparation and implementation. Lessons are scripted to make delivery easy. Accompanying materials reinforce lesson concepts and make learning about healthy eating simple and fun. Each lesson includes hands-on activities, recipes, and more. Activities reinforce concepts in ways that are fun and interactive.

Event: Getting Dirty at the Library Start: 4/11/17 11:00am
Fee: End: 4/11/17 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 1109 W. Market Street County: Limestone
Contact Name: Chris Becker Phone: 256-232-5510
Event Website: Email: cmb0034@aces.edu
Description: Gardening series at the Athens Limestone Library

Event: Central Alabama Master Gardener Lunch and Learn (Elmore) Start: 4/11/17 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 4/11/17 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL County: Elmore
Contact Name: Elmore County Extension Office Phone: 334-567-6301
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/elmore Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: LUNCH & LEARN 2017 2ND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Elmore County Extension Office 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka 36092 10 January Monthly Gardening at a Glance 14 February Pruning Pointers 14 March Gardening without Injury 11 April Backyard Tomatoes 9 May Propagating Plants 13 June Hydrangeas 11 July Name that Tree- Tree Identification 8 August Preserving your Garden's Bounty 12 September Fall Gardening and Harvest 10 October Sweet & Sour Facts of Citrus 14 November Holiday Plants & Forcing Bulbs 12 December Orchids

Event: AGCG 4-H Club Meeting Start: 4/11/17 3:30pm
Fee: End: 4/11/17 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N Mobile, AL 36526 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Angie Hunt Phone: 2515748445
Event Website: Email: angelahunt233@comcast.net
Description: AGCG (Alabama Gulf Coast Guardians) 4-H club is a community based club which accepts all children 5-18. We do science based activities, community service, leadership, and have lots of fun!!

Event: 4-H RiverKids Kayak and Sport Fishing Club Welcome Meeting Start: 4/11/17 5:00pm
Fee: End: 4/11/17 6:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Backyard Orchards 6585 Hwy 431 N Eufaula AL 36027 County: Russell
Contact Name: Geni Dean Phone: 334-298-6845
Event Website: Email: paynegl@auburn.edu
Description: Welcome meeting for participants and parents who have registered for the 4-H RiverKids Kayak and Sport Fishing Club.

Event: Growing Tomatoes, A Beginner's Guide Start: 4/11/17 5:30pm
Fee: None End: 4/11/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: 334 Agriculture Drive, Monroeville, Al 36460 County: Monroe
Contact Name: Monroe County Extension Office Phone: 251.575.3477
Event Website: Email: mcquegj@aces.edu
Description: Come join us for this Alabama Extension Program. Tomato Growing Basics, Tomato Varieties, Pest Management, and Beneficial Insects are topics that will be covered.

Event: RiverKids Intro Start: 4/11/17 5:30pm
Fee: End: 4/11/17 6:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Family & Child Development
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 3346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Come join Barbour and Russell County 4-H for a NEW Club full of kayaking, fishing, and environmental education!!! Registration is open NOW!!! ***Limited to only 15 participants*** Age: 14-18 year olds Cost: $30 First 15 participants to sign up and pay their money will be given a spot. After spots are full, we will be starting a waiting list. Welcome meeting for participants and parents will be April 11th @ Backyard Orchard on Hwy 431 @ 5 pm cst. This is a mandatory meeting for all club members! Paddles: May 20th, June 17, July 8, & August 19 To register, please stop by the county office to fill out registration and pay.

Event: RAISED BED VEGETABLE GARDENING Start: 4/11/17 6:00pm
Fee: $5.00 End: 4/11/17 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 402 Arnold St. NE, Suite G-1 County: Cullman
Contact Name: Raydonna Sims or Tim Crow Phone: 2567379386
Event Website: Email: rbs0005@auburn.edu
Description: How to build, fill, plant, and tend a raised bed garden for maximum harvest.

Event: Cattlemen's Meeting Start: 4/11/17 7:00pm
Fee: End: 4/11/17 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Tom Harbin Ag Center County: Crenshaw
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