ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, April 5, 2018 >>
Event: Carinata Field Day Start: 4/5/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/5/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops
Address: 961 South Donahue Drive County: Macon
Contact Name: Austin Hagan Phone: 334 321 8248
Event Website: Email: haganak@auburn.edu
Description: Carinata Field Day at the Field Crops Unit of the E. V. Smith Research Center. Field trials highlighting carinata production, cropping systems, and breeding line studies will be presented.

Event: Carinata Field Day Start: 4/5/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 4/5/18 10:00am
Calendar(s): General Administration
Address: County: Macon
Contact Name: Austin Hagan Phone:
Event Website: Email:
Description: Carinata Field Day will cover production practices and varieties.

Event: Montgomery County Master Gardener Class Start: 4/5/18 9:00am
Fee: 150 End: 4/5/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Mallory Kelley or Lula Tyson Phone: 334-270-4133 334-703-9197
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Montgomery/ Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: Classes are Thursdays from 9:00-2:00 and application deadline is January 26th.

Event: Pesticide Safety Workshop Start: 4/5/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/5/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 5521 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Shelby/ Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: The workshop will be power-point presentations, and publications based on research.

Event: Scale Back Alabama Weigh Out Start: 4/5/18 9:00am
Fee: Free End: 4/5/18 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
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: Final weigh out of the statewide weight loss program.

Event: Farming 101 Autauga County Start: 4/5/18 10:00am
Fee: Registration is required and cost per class is $10 End: 4/5/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Food Safety & Quality; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Agronomic Crops; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 2226 Highway 14 West, Autaugaville, Al County: Autauga
Contact Name: Chip East Phone: 256-846-0314
Event Website: Email: eastwil@aces.edu
Description: The Farming 101 program will held on Thursdays during the month of April at the Autauga County Extension office. The first meeting will be April 5th, and the last meeting will be April 19th. There will be two classes taught each day, one from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m., and one from 12:30 p.m. -" 2:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required, and the cost per class is $10 ($20 for both classes per day) or $50 for the entire course, and lunch will be provided each day. Please mail the registration fee to the Autauga County Extension Office, 2226 Highway 14 W, Suite E, Autaugaville, Al. 36003. If registering for individual classes, please indicate which class(es). The classes on April 5th are Livestock Management at 10:00 a.m. and Forage Management at 12:30 p.m. On April 12th the classes are Basic Vegetable Production at 10:00 a.m. and Protected Production -" (greenhouse and high tunnel) at 12:30 p.m. The classes on April 19th are Insect Pest Scouting and Management in Using Conventional and Organic (Bioinsecticidal) Approaches at 10:00 a.m. and Fruit Production at 12:30 p.m. Regional Extension Agents and Extension Specialists will be teaching these classes. If you have questions concerning the Farming 101 program, please contact Darrue Sharpe at 334-361-7273 or Chip East at 256-846-0314.

Event: Blueberries Start: 4/5/18 12:00pm
Fee: FREE- Tea and Water Provided End: 4/5/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Tana Shealey Phone: 334-361-7273
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/autauga Email:
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: Main Street Meeting Start: 4/5/18 1:00pm
Fee: End: 4/5/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): General Administration
Address: Greensboro, AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Tyrone D. Smith Phone: 3346248710
Event Website: Email: smitht5@aces.edu
Description:

Event: Lawrence County Cattlemen Spring Eduacational Meeting Start: 4/5/18 6:00pm
Fee: End: 4/5/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages
Address: 13075 Al Highway 157 Ste 6, Moulton Al, 35650 County: Lawrence
Contact Name: Paul Vining Phone:
Event Website: Email: tpv0001@aces.edu
Description: Dr. Wayne Greene will be speaking regarding proper beef cattle mineral nutrition and supplementation.