ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, May 24, 2018 >>
Event: Butler County - Alabama Cottage Food Law Food Safety Training Course Start: 5/24/18 9:00am
Fee: 25.00 End: 5/24/18 11:00am
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Community & Workforce Development; Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.
Address: 309 Fort Dale Road Greenville, AL. 36037 --Greenville Library County: Butler
Contact Name: Janice Hall Phone: 334-382-5111 - Valerie McLain
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: howarje@aces.edu
Description: Come Learn about starting a home-based food business. Items you can sell from home : Cakes. candies, cookies, jams, jellies, and dried herbs. Please make check or money order payable to ACES . Please call 334-382-5111 to register.

Event: Urban Food Myths Start: 5/24/18 9:00am
Fee: $5 End: 5/24/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality; Animal Science & Forages
Address: Mobile County Extension Office; 1070 Schillinger Road, North Mobile, AL 36608 County: Mobile
Contact Name: Amelia Mitchell Phone: 2516545932
Event Website: Email: mcgreaj@aces.edu
Description: We are becoming more conscious about the food we eat and what goes into producing that food every day. Confusion abounds over hormones, antibiotics, and genetically modified (GM) and genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Come out to our program, Urban Food Myths, to learn about all these topics and find out what's really happening in regards to food. Please see attached flyer for details and make sure you call our office at (251)574-8445 to register! Lunch will be provided. $5.00 per person

Event: Geneva County Lunch and Learn Start: 5/24/18 12:00pm
Fee: Free End: 5/24/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Geneva County Extension Office County: Geneva
Contact Name: Gloria Marks Phone: 334-684-2484
Event Website: Email: marksgj@aces.edu
Description: The 4th Thursday of May, June, July, August, September, and October the Geneva County Extension Office will host a timely topic for homeowners to enjoy during the lunch hour. Bring your lunch and a friend! May 24 - Home Lawn Care; June 28 - Tomato Basics; July 26 - Backyard Wildlife; August 23 - What is GMO?; September 27 - All About Peanuts; October 25 - Fall Landscape Chores

Event: All About Blueberries Workshop Start: 5/24/18 1:00pm
Fee: 10 End: 5/24/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Colley Complex in Troy County: Pike
Contact Name: Bridgette Brannon Phone: 1-334-566-0985
Event Website: Email: huttobf@auburn.edu
Description: In this workshop participants will learn how to grow, prune and preserve blueberries.

Event: Eufaula Farmers Market Start: 5/24/18 3:00pm
Fee: Fee for farmers End: 5/24/18 6:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education; Community & Workforce Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Agronomic Crops; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: County: Barbour
Contact Name: Allie Corcoran Phone: 13346875688
Event Website: Email: corcoja@aces.edu
Description: Every Thursday this summer starting May 25 through mid-August 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Fresh produce, art, crafts, and baked goods. Market is located at the Farmers Market Pavilion in Eufaula corner of Broad and Orange Street.

Event: AL Cottage Food - Opelika Start: 5/24/18 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 5/24/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4, Opelika, AL 36801 County: Lee
Contact Name: Janet Johnson Phone: 334-703-2237
Event Website: http://foodsafety.aces.edu Email: johns16@aces.edu
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.