ACES Calendar

<< Friday, February 23, 2018 >>
Event: North Alabama Junior Beef Expo Start: 2/23/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 2/24/18 5:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: Cullman, AL County: Cullman
Contact Name: Brigid McCrea Phone: 334-750-5213
Event Website: http://www.aces.e.../AL4-H/events.php Email:

Event: Vegetable Growers Meeting-Baldwin County Start: 2/23/18 8:00am
Fee: FREE End: 2/23/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Food Safety & Quality
Address: Gulf Coast Research & Extension Center, 8300 State Highway 104, Fairhope, AL 36532 County: Baldwin
Contact Name: James Miles Phone: 251-937-7176
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Description: Registration is required since lunch will be served. Call the Baldwin County Extension Office at 251-937-7176. Topics & Speakers are: Citrus Update, Bryan Wilkins; USDA Opportunities & Update, FSA & NRCS; Chill Hour Update, Edgar Vinson, Local Agriculture Update, James Miles; Vegetable Production, Joe Kemble; Vegetable Industry Update, Jack Stuckey; Blueberry Production 7 Research Update, Elina Coneva, and Weed Management, Steve Li.

Event: Alabama Private Training Course and Exam in Region 3 Start: 2/23/18 9:00am
Fee: 20.0 End: 2/23/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Aquatic Resources; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: AL Fish Farming Center, Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Rudy Yates Phone: 334-422-1135
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Description: A Private Applicator uses or supervises the use of any pesticide for producing any agricultural commodity on property owned or rented, or on the property of another person if applied without compensation. This is a full training course that is complete with a testing period after the course in order for the participant to obtain a Private Applicator Permit. *An additional fee of $25.00 must be included with the application and sent by the participant to the AL Department of Ag & Industries (ADAI). The ADAI issues the Private Applicator Permit.

Event: Home Orchard Management Series- Home Tree Fruit with Mike Reeves Start: 2/23/18 9:00am
Fee: $10 per class or $25 for entire Series End: 2/23/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Urban Affairs
Address: 13112 AL. Hwy 68 Crossville, AL 35962 County: DeKalb
Contact Name: Hunter McBrayer & Eric Schavey Phone: (256) 582-2009 or (256) 547-7936
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Description: This is the first workshop of a three part series focused on Home Orchard Management. The first workshop will focus on establishment, disease and insect control, and pruning of fruit trees. Peaches, apples, and other common fruit trees will be discussed. Please contact the Marshall County or Etowah County Extension office to preregister.

Event: Weed Control Options for Pastures and Hayfields Start: 2/23/18 11:00am
Fee: Free End: 2/23/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 21578 Highway 82E Union Springs County: Bullock
Contact Name: Joshua Elmore Phone: 334-850-7859
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Description: Weed Control Options for Pastures and Hayfields Please RSVP to the Bullock County Extension Office 334-738-2580

Event: Tusc Co. ServSafe Class Start: 2/23/18 6:00pm
Fee: 125.0 End: 2/24/18 1:00am
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: 2513 7th Ave., Tuscaloosa, AL County: Tuscaloosa
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334 206-0738
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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.