ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, January 25, 2018 >>
Event: FARM Outlook Meeting 2018 Start: 1/25/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 1/25/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 175 ag science drive, brewton al, 36426 County: Macon
Contact Name: Ken Kelley Phone:
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Description: Program presents general economic outlook, outlook for agricultural commodities, and other current economic material.

Event: Scale Back Alabama Weigh In Start: 1/25/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 1/25/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 13999 AL Hwy 22, Rockford, AL 35136 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
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Description: Scale Back Alabama (SBA) is a free statewide weight-loss program designed to encourage Alabamians to get healthy and to have fun while doing it. You must have a team member and be at least 18 years of age. To participate come by Coosa County Extension Office. You must weigh in the week of January 22- 26 and weigh out the week of April 2-6.

Event: SErvsafe - Walker County Start: 1/25/18 10:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 1/25/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 1501North Airport Rd Jasper Al 35504 County: Walker
Contact Name: Angela Treadaway Phone: 205-410-3696
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Description: Servsafe- Food Safety Certification Course for those working in food service. This course meets the requirements to meet the Health Department regulations that are mandated by the state for at least two people from each food service establishment to be certified.. It is a two day class with class starting at 10am and going until 3pm.

Event: Color Me Healthy - Brewton Head Start Start: 1/25/18 10:30am
Fee: Free End: 1/25/18 11:30am
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Brewton Head Start, Belleville Ave, Brewton County: external
Contact Name: Carolyn Bivins Phone: 251-533-9073
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Description: Color Me Healthy series administered to Brewton Head Start 4 and 5 year olds.

Event: 4-H County Council (Leadership Club) Start: 1/25/18 5:00pm
Fee: none End: 1/25/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Franklin County Courthouse, Basement, Room 1 County: Franklin
Contact Name: Janet Lovelady Phone: 256-332-8880
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Description: Build leadership skills in a fun way! In 4-H County Council, youth leaders help make decisions about our 4-H activities, participate in community service projects, and make friends from all over the county! All school club and special interest club officers should try to attend County Council. All 4-H youth ages 9-18 are invited.

Event: Beginning Farmers Market Vendor Meeting Start: 1/25/18 6:00pm
Fee: Free End: 1/25/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: North Alabama Agriplex Heritage Center, 1714 Tally Ho St SW, Cullman Al 35055 County: Cullman
Contact Name: Tony Glover Phone: 256-737-9386
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Description: Come learn how to market products at the local farmers market. Market rules and advice from seasoned marketers will be covered.

Event: Farming 101 Start: 1/25/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50.0 End: 1/25/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Food Safety & Quality; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 525 SCHOOL STREET County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 13346875688
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Description: FARMING 101: FOR BEGINNING FARMERS BARBOUR COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE 6:00 TO 8:00 P.M. Speakers and Topics: ' January 9 Basic Soils - Management and Improvement: Brandon Dillard, Regional Extension Agent, Agronomic Crops ' January 11 Small Scale Vegetable Production: Dr. Wheeler Foshee, Dwight and Ruth Bond Endowed Professor, Auburn University ' January 16 Overview of Major Vegetable Insect Pests and Management Options for Market Gardens and Small Farms: Dr. Ayanava, IPM Extension Specialist, Auburn University ' January 18 Small Fruit Production - Strawberries, Blueberries, Blackberries and Grapes: Neil Kelly, Regional Extension Agent, Commercial Horticulture ' January 23 Protected Production-Getting Started with Your High Tunnel: Dr. Joe Kemble, Extension Specialist Professor, Auburn University ' January 25 Farm Management and Financial Planning: Jessica Kelton, Regional Extension Agent, Farm and Agribusiness Management

Event: Farming 101 - For Beginning Farmers Start: 1/25/18 6:00pm
Fee: 50.00 End: 1/25/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: 525 School Street, Eufaula, AL 360217 County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 334-687-5688
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Event: Mobile County Animal Science Club Start: 1/25/18 6:00pm
Fee: End: 1/25/18 7:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 1070 Schillinger Rd N County: Mobile
Contact Name: Sarah Butterworth Phone: 2515748445
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Description: Members will learn about a variety of animals including cattle, swine, poultry and more. Additional projects, contest, and workshops will be an option locally and statewide.