ACES Calendar

<< Monday, October 16, 2017 >>
Event: Monroeville Chainsaw Safety Workshop Start: 10/16/17 7:30am
Fee: 20.00 per day End: 10/16/17 1:30pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 334 Agriculture Drive, Monroeville, Alabama County: external
Contact Name: William Rowe Phone: 2515895572
Event Website: https://www.faceb...eed_story%5C%22%2 Email:
Description: Two-day classroom and hands-on workshop focused on safe chainsaw use for tree care workers, landscape professionals, and municipal/county employees. Public is welcome, but will have to provide their own personal protective equipment (chainsaw chaps, hearing protection, hard hat, and eye protection). First day will cover best practices and chainsaw knowledge and maintenance. Second day will be in-field working on limbing and bucking best practices. 6.5 ISA Certified Arborist CEUs

Event: Monroeville Chainsaw Safety Workshop Start: 10/16/17 7:30am
Fee: 20.00 per day End: 10/16/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 8300 State Highway 104 County: Monroe
Contact Name: William Rowe II Phone: 2515895572
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Description: Chainsaw safe practices taught by an ISA Board Certified Master Arborist. The focus of this workshop is on safe handling and cutting practices particularly after storms.

Event: Restricted Use Dealer Meeting Start: 10/16/17 9:00am
Fee: 0 End: 10/16/17 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: Cullman Electric Coop County: external
Contact Name: Sonja Thomas Phone: 334-844-8832
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...ealerMeetings.php Email:
Description: 9:00 - 9:30 WPS Updates, Private Applicator Updates - Sonja Thomas 9:30 - 10:30 Auxin Chemistry Development Background /Label Requirements 10:30-10:45 Break 10:45 - 11:15 Sensitive Crops and Potential Injury/ Application Technical Training 11:15 - 11:45 Preventing Cross - Contamination /Agronomic Considerations 11:45 -12:45 Lunch - Included with Training 12:45 - 1:15 Highlighting of Company Resources 1:15 - 1:45 Handling Damage Cases 1:45 - 2:15 Company Q&A Panel 2:15 - 2:30 Break 2:30 - until ADAI RUP Dealer Rules and Regulations Following ADAI Dealer Examination

Event: CAFO Training for Swine Growers Start: 10/16/17 10:00am
Fee: none End: 10/16/17 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops
Address: Aliceville, AL (TBA) County: Pickens
Contact Name: Jonathan Gladney Phone: 334-341-1674
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Description: CAFO Training for Swine Producers - Speaker - Kent Stanford, ACES Extension Specialist in Nutrient Management

Event: ServSafe- Escambia County Start: 10/16/17 10:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 10/16/17 11:00am
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1070 Shillinger Road North County: Escambia
Contact Name: Rebecca Catalena Phone: 251-234-1050
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Description: Food Safety Certification for food permit holders meeting the ADPH requirements. Class size limited to first 20 registered. Pre-registration is required

Event: Fact or Fiction? The Truth Behind GMO's & Other Food Myths Start: 10/16/17 6:00pm
Fee: $5 End: 10/16/17 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Food Safety & Quality
Address: Moody City Hall, 670 Park Avenue, Moody, AL County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Bethany O'Rear Phone: 205-338-9416
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Description: A light meal will be provided. Must pre-register to attend no later than October 12th. Call the St. Clair County Extension Office at 205-338-9416.

Event: New & Beginning Landowner Series Start: 10/16/17 6:00pm
Fee: $35/7 week course OR $10/training End: 10/16/17 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Poultry
Address: Gulf Coast REC: 8300 State Hwy 104 Fairhope, AL 36532 County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Kelly Palmer Phone: (251) 654-7149
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Description: This series targets new and beginning landowners. We will have a seven week intensive hands-on training series that will cover topics including: soil sampling, pasture establishment, grazing management, basic weed and insect control, and general pasture safety.

Event: Rain Barrel Workshop Start: 10/16/17 6:00pm
Fee: 40 End: 10/16/17 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Aquatic Resources
Address: Wiregrass Researcha and Extension Center - Auditorium 167 State Highway 134 E, Headland, AL 36345 County: Henry
Contact Name: Wiregrass Research and Extension Center Phone: 334-693-2010
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Description: Rain barrels purchased from retail sources can be expensive. Henry County Extension will offer a build-your-own rain barrel and rain garden workshop. You will learn how to install and maintain a rain barrel and take one home! Pre-registration is required by October 9th. Please contact the Wiregrass Research and Extension Center at 334-693-2010 or Lucy Edwards 334-774-2329