ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, August 23, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 8/23/18 6:00am
Fee: Free End: 8/23/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Bloch Park 108 Dallas Ave. Selma, AL 36701 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Market Manager Phone: 334-366-4575
Event Website: Email:
Description: The Dallas County Farmers' Market will officially be opened for its 2018 season beginning on Saturday, June 2 through Saturday, November 3. The market will be opened on Tuesday's, Thursday's and Saturday's from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until the last vendor sells out. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the market manager at 334-366-4575.

Event: Geneva County Lunch and Learn Start: 8/23/18 12:00pm
Fee: Free End: 8/23/18 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: AL Cottage Food - Union Springs Start: 8/23/18 5:00pm
Fee: 25 End: 8/23/18 7:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: Bullock County Extension Office, 21578 HWY 82E, Union Springs, AL 36089 County: Bullock
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.

Event: Fall Tri County Master Gardener Class Start: 8/23/18 5:00pm
Fee: 140.0 End: 8/23/18 9:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 819 Cook Ave County: Limestone
Contact Name: Rhonda Britton Phone: 256-690-8979
Event Website: http://mg.aces.edu/tricounty/ Email: rcb0003@aces.edu
Description: 2018 Fall Tri County Master Gardener Course

Event: Pond Management Basics Start: 8/23/18 6:00pm
Fee: 0 End: 8/23/18 8:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Aquatic Resources; 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 23952 Alabama Highway 55, Andalusia, AL 36400 County: Covington
Contact Name: Bence Carter Phone: 334-389-4055
Event Website: Email: jbc0057@aces.edu
Description: This seminar focuses on basic strategies for recreational fish ponds. Participants will be exposed to information and techniques to properly manage fish ponds for good fishing, controlling aquatic vegetation, and managing nuisance wildlife around the pond. Participants are also invited to bring a water sample and/or a weed sample for identification and testing.