ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, February 1, 2018 >>
Event: 4-H Camp- Counselor Applications Open Start: 2/1/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 2/1/18 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Statewide County: online
Contact Name: Amy Walker Phone: 205-440-5308
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email:

Event: FARM Outlook Meeting 2018 Start: 2/1/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 2/1/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Agronomic Crops; Animal Science & Forages; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 175 ag science drive, brewton al, 36426 County: Baldwin
Contact Name: Ken Kelley Phone: 251-238-0373
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Description: Program presents general economic outlook, economic outlook for agricultural commodities, and other current economic material.

Event: Professional Logging Manager Start: 2/1/18 8:00am
Fee: variable End: 2/1/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Forest Pro Training Center County: Lee
Contact Name: Mathew Smidt Phone: 3348441038
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Description: Two day program for logging professionals and others to achieve PLM qualification

Event: Auxin Herbicide Training & Crop Pest Management Update Start: 2/1/18 9:00am
Fee: 15.0 End: 2/1/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: Tuscaloosa County Extension Office County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Rudy Yates Phone: 334-422-1135
Event Website: http://www.aces.e...cideTrainings.php Email:
Description: The ADAI requires mandatory training of Auxin Herbicides and their Best Management Practices to inform applicators on the new chemistries, technical application methods & tank clean-out, and to assist applicators in reducing incidents of herbicide drift to susceptible crops. The producer, certified applicator, or person responsible for the application of these products on cotton and soybeans, in-crop must receive this training. In addition, crop disease and insect pest management updates will be included. Please RSVP with Rudy Yates if you plan to attend this meeting. For additional Auxin Herbicide training across the state, please visit:

Event: Landscape Pruning Workshop Start: 2/1/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 2/1/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Community Room - 1055 East McKinnon Street New Brockton, AL County: Coffee
Contact Name: Coffee County Extension Office Phone: 334-894-5596
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Description: Topics will include: the importance of pruning, tools for pruning, how to prune, amount to prune, when to prune, and pruning safety. Hands-on-demonstration for pruning trees and shrubs will be provided.

Event: Pickens Co ServSafe Class Start: 2/1/18 9:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 2/1/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Service Center Building Auditorium, 155 Reform Street, Carrollton, AL County: Pickens
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334 216-0738
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Description: A two-day ServSafe course taught by the Food Safety Team for the food service industry to obtain food safety certification that meets the requirements of the ADPH. Must register two weeks before scheduled date.

Event: Alabama Cottage Food Law: Food Safety Training Course Start: 2/1/18 10:00am
Fee: $25.00 End: 2/1/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 2030 7th Street South, Clanton, AL 35045 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Elaine Densmore Phone: 205 280-6268
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Description: Come and learn about starting a home-based food business. Items you can sell from home: cakes, candies, cookies, jams, jellies, and dried herbs. Cost $25.00 - check or money order payable to ACES. This will be held at the Alabama Power Conference Center, 2030 7th St S, Clanton, AL To register call 205 280-6268.

Event: Home Lawn Weed Control Workshop Start: 2/1/18 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 2/1/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: P. O. 1606 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
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Description: The workshop will be power-point presentations, publication on researched educational materials, and hands on demonstrations.

Event: Roses- Autauga County Lunch and Learn Start: 2/1/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 2/1/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Tana Shealey Phone: 334-361-7273
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Description: ┬ČAutauga County Master Gardeners Association LUNCH & LEARN 2018 1ST THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH 12:00-1:00 P.M. FREE PROGRAMS Trinity United Methodist Church 610 Fairview Avenue, Prattville 36066 4 January Gardening 101 Amanda Borden, Advanced Master Gardener 1 February Roses Gloria Purnell, Master Rosarian 1 March Butterflies, Bees, & Other Pollinators Dr. David Held, Entomologist AU 5 April Blueberries Dr. Chip East, Horticulturist, ACES 10 May Figs Dr. Arlie Powell, Petals from the Past 7 June Herbs Tia Gonzales, Medicinal Plant Garden, AU 12 July Cooking with Herbs & Spices Janice Hall, Food Safety & Quality, ACES 2 August Plant Propagation Don Armstrong, Master Gardener 6 September Drought Tolerant Plants for the South Dr. Sue Webb, Petals from the Past 4 October Shade Loving Plants Jane McCarthy, Master Gardener 1 November Growing Citrus Trees in Containers Tom McLemore, Master Gardener 6 December Insects -" Good Guys or Bad Guys Dr. Fudd Graham, Entomologist, AU

Event: AL Cottage Food - Wetumpka Start: 2/1/18 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 2/1/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Elmore County Extension Office, 340 Queen Ann Road, Wetumpka, AL 36092 County: Elmore
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-703-2237
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Description: Course meeting ADPH requirement to operate as a Cottage Food Operation. Course includes specifics about the AL Cottage Food Law, identify foods that can be sold, where foods can be sold, recognize labeling requirements and food safety recommendations for the cottage food operator.

Event: Corn Production Meeting Start: 2/1/18 5:00pm
Fee: End: 2/1/18 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: County: Baldwin
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Event: Horse Pasture Management Start: 2/1/18 6:00pm
Fee: End: 2/1/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: County: Limestone
Contact Name: Gerry Thompson Phone:
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Event: Loomis Brothers Circus Start: 2/1/18 6:00pm
Fee: End: 2/1/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Urban Affairs
Address: 4925 Moores Mill Road, Huntsville, AL 35811 County: Madison
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