ACES Calendar

<< Wednesday, October 24, 2018 >>
Event: 3 Day Commercial Aquaponics Workshop Start: 10/24/18 8:00am
Fee: $1000 End: 10/24/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Community & Workforce Development
Address: Center for Advanced Science, Innovation and Commerce 559 Devall Drive, Auburn AL 36849 County: Lee
Contact Name: David Cline Phone: 334-844-2874
Event Website: http://sfaas.aubu...p-oct-23-25-2018/ Email: clinedj@auburn.edu
Description: Auburn University's Aquaculture and Fisheries Business Institute is proud to announce their newest workshop series, which focuses on commercial aquaponics. Our team of highly successful presenters are planning a jam-packed 3-day schedule of practical information that can be used to implement a successful addition to your existing aquaculture facility or create a completely new operation. The Workshop will be held October 23-25, 2018 at Auburn University.

Event: Alabama Cattlemen's Association Start: 10/24/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/24/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 101 South Conecuh St County: Butler
Contact Name: Phone: 334-382-5111
Event Website: http://www.bamabeef.org/vote Email:
Description: A Statewide referendum of cattle owners will take place on October 24th,2018 to determine the continuous of the Alabama State Beef checkoff. The ACA is responsible for conducting the referendum and will do so with the participation of each county cattlemen's chapter. They will be responsible for the staffing and voting area, ballots, certifying and reporting results to our office Stop By "Check Yes" and vote at Butler County Extension Office .

Event: Master Gardener Volunteer Training Start: 10/24/18 8:30am
Fee: $135 End: 10/24/18 12:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Dale County Extension Office 202 South Hwy. 123 Ozark, AL 36360 County: Dale
Contact Name: Lucy Edwards Phone: 334-774-2329
Event Website: Email: lee0003@aces.edu
Description: Master Gardener Volunteer Training classes will be held each Wednesday at the Dale County Extension Office taught by Auburn University and Extension Specialist, Regional Extension Agents, and Certified Master Gardeners. Subject matter includes: plant nutrition, plant id, turf grass, landscape management, landscape design, entomology, plant diseases, vegetable gardening, home fruit production, and more. Fifty hours of volunteer service is required to become a Certified Master Gardener. Cost of the course is $135 by August 1st, after which price increases to $150.

Event: Autauga Master Gardener Course Start: 10/24/18 9:00am
Fee: 150 End: 10/24/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: County: Autauga
Contact Name: Tana Shealey Mallory Kelley Phone: 334-361-7273 or 334-703-9197
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/autauga/ Email: jones57@aces.edu
Description: Classes will be held at the Autauga County Extension office on Wednesdays from 9-2:00.

Event: Hale County ServSafe class Start: 10/24/18 9:00am
Fee: 125.0 End: 10/24/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Food Safety & Quality
Address: AL Fish Farming Center, 529 S. Centreville St., Greensboro,AL County: Hale
Contact Name: Alice Moore Phone: 334-216-0738
Event Website: http://aces.edu/foodsafety Email: amm0167@aces.edu
Description: Food safety training for food service workers as required by the ADPH. You must register two weeks before the scheduled class.

Event: Shelby County Master Gardener Volunteer Training/Management Start: 10/24/18 10:00am
Fee: 150 End: 10/24/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 56 Kelley Lane, Columbiana, AL 35051 County: Shelby
Contact Name: Nelson D. Wynn Phone: 205-669-6763
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/shelby Email: wynnnel@aces.edu
Description: The Alabama Master Gardener Program is a volunteer training program by which the Alabama Cooperative Extension System expands its outreach mission to the citizens of Alabama. This program represents an effective partnership between the land-grant universities of this state and motivated volunteers interested in educating their communities with research-based information. Master Gardeners are trained volunteers that offer the local community Reliable, Relevant and Reachable gardening information and education opportunities

Event: Live Well Faith Communities Workshop Start: 10/24/18 11:00am
Fee: Free End: 10/24/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: 188 County Road 30, Cottage Grove Community, Kellyton, AL 35089 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: Live Well Faith Communities is a series evidence based program that focuses on helping faith based organizations promote healthy eating, increase access to healthy foods and physical activity in communities of faith. October 3rd- will focus on how to shop for value and how to plan, shop, fix and eat healthy. October 10th- How to choose and incorporate more fruit and vegetables in the diet as well as how to prepare food safe. October 24th- Making Smart Drink Choices and understanding the more you do, the better for you. October 31st- How to Make the Connection.

Event: 4-H Meeting Start: 10/24/18 12:00pm
Fee: End: 10/24/18 3:00pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development
Address: J.E. Terry Elementary, 70 Academy Street Plantersville, AL 36758 County: Dallas
Contact Name: Callie N. Nelson Phone: 3348753200
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu Email: nelsoc3@auburn.edu
Description: 4-H meetings at J.E. Terry