ACES Calendar

<< Thursday, October 18, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 10/18/18 6:00am
Fee: End: 10/18/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Bloch Park 108 Dallas Ave Selma, Alabama County: Dallas
Contact Name: Market Manager Phone: 334-366-4575
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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: Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC Start: 10/18/18 8:00am
Fee: free End: 10/18/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture
Address: WREC County: Henry
Contact Name: James D. Jones Phone: 334-726-1804
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jonesja@aces.edu
Description: Peanut Pod Maturity Determination to decide when to dig Peanuts at optimum maturity

Event: Private Pesticide Applicator TESTING ONLY Start: 10/18/18 8:30am
Fee: $10 End: 10/18/18 11:30am
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 504 First Ave N, Clanton, AL 35045 County: Chilton
Contact Name: Elaine Densmore Phone: 205 280-6268
Event Website: Email: ezd0007@aces.edu
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 testing period after studying the Study Manual in order to provide the Private Applicator permit to the participant after scoring at least 70. *Additional fee of $25.00 shall be forwarded by the applicant to the Department of Ag for Permit.

Event: Back to Basics: Fall Garden & Landscape Management Start: 10/18/18 8:45am
Fee: End: 10/18/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Urban Affairs
Address: Alabama A&M University Agribition Center 4925 Moores Mill Road Huntsville, AL 35811 County: Madison
Contact Name: Rudy Pacumbaba Phone: 256-425-8683
Event Website: Email: rop0001@aces.edu
Description: Extension Professionals will be on hand to provide educational training & demonstrations on fall garden & landscape management, water-wise gardening, and rainwater harvesting

Event: Basic Seafood HACCP Workshop Start: 10/18/18 9:00am
Fee: 300.0 End: 10/18/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: International Trade Center, 250 N. Water Street, Mobile, AL County: Mobile
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334-216-0738
Event Website: Email: amm0167@aces.edu
Description: This workshop will cover basic chapters in the Seafood HACCP Training Curriculum, 6th edition, consistent with the FDA Fish and Fishery Products Hazard and Controls Guidance, 4th edition.

Event: Is Your Food Safety - Food Safety Program Start: 10/18/18 9:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/18/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: County: Lowndes
Contact Name: Lowndes Extension Office Phone: 334-548-2315
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Description: Is Your Food Safe - Cooking for Groups is a training design to teach consumers safe food handling skills to put into place when preparing foods. If you prepare or cook foods at home and take to schools, churches, civic groups, street fairs, festivals, community events, or other gatherings, please make an effort to attend. Lunch will be provided.

Event: Is Your Food Safe? Start: 10/18/18 10:00am
Fee: Hours End: 10/18/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: The Hayneville Senior Center, 215 Tuskeena Street, Hayneville, AL 36040 County: Lowndes
Contact Name: Janice Hall Phone: 334.548.2315
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Description: Is Your Food Safe? Food Safety Program Do You shop, prepare, or serve food to groups of 10 or more children or adults? Do You prepare, cook and serve food for your family, school, church, community events, or social group? If so, this class is for you! Come and Learn: How foodborne illnesses occur Methods for preparing, cooking and serving food safely to friends and family Proper cleaning and sanitizing methods This event is free, and open to the public, but registration is required as lunch will be served. Call the Alabama Cooperative Extension System's Lowndes County Office at 334.548.2315 and register to attend this class.

Event: Blue & Black Cancer Awareness Luncheon: For Colon & Melanoma Cancer Awareness Start: 10/18/18 11:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/18/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health; General Administration
Address: Pell City CEPA Center, 25 Williamson Drive, Pell City, AL 35125 County: St. Clair
Contact Name: Lee Ann Clark Phone: 205-338-9416
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/StClair Email: clarkla@aces.edu
Description: Call the St. Clair County Extension Office at 205-338-9416 & register TODAY to reserve your spot for this FREE annual luncheon! Space is limited! We are also looking for sponsors to help cover participant lunch costs, materials, and advertising associated with an event of this magnitude. With your help, the education received during this luncheon has the potential to save someone's life. We offer four levels of sponsorship. Please consider supporting our effort as a sponsor. 1) Premiere Sponsor ($250 or more) A recognized partner in all promotional media and on signage; Opportunity to speak during luncheon; Logo included with all event promotion; Link to company's website in online advertising; Recognition during luncheon; and Booth (6-foot table) at event. 2) Supporting Sponsor ($100) Name listed in promotional media including press-releases, flyers, Extension Newsletter, emails, and posting on website and Facebook; Logo included on welcome banner, promotional flyers, and event programs. 3) Community Sponsor ($50) Name listed in promotional media including press-releases, promotional flyers, Extension Newsletter, emails, postings on website and Facebook, and in event program. 4) Contributing Sponsor ($25) Name listed in event program.

Event: Hoof Care Management Workshop and Trimming Demonstration Start: 10/18/18 1:00pm
Fee: End: 10/18/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Urban Affairs
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro Alabama 36744 County: Greene
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 334-624-8710
Event Website: Email: teachto@aces.edu
Description: To educate farmers on the necessity of proper hoof care in raising healthy and productive goats and sheep. Farmers will receive a hands on demonstration of how to properly trim the hooves of goats and sheep.

Event: Fall Tri County Master Gardener Class Start: 10/18/18 5:00pm
Fee: 140.0 End: 10/18/18 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