ACES Calendar

<< Friday, February 1, 2019 >>
Event: Estate Planning Start: 2/1/19 10:00am
Fee: Free End: 2/1/19 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Family Resource Mgmt. & Workforce Devel.; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Farm & Agribusiness Management
Address: 13075 ALA-157, Ag Center Conference Room County: Lawrence
Contact Name: Donna Shanklin Phone: 256-974-2464
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/lawrence Email: drs0009@auburn.edu
Description: Estate Planning with Robert Tufts, Attorney, Retired Auburn Professor

Event: Farmers Market SFNMP Training for Growers Start: 2/1/19 10:00am
Fee: 0 End: 2/1/19 11:00am
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; General Administration; Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests
Address: 1702 Noble Street, Anniston, AL County: Calhoun
Contact Name: David West Phone: 2562371621
Event Website: Email: westdah@aces.edu
Description: Growers who need to be recertified for the Farmers Market Nutrition Program should attend. There will be a brief video, and a short test. Paperwork will then be submitted to the Farmers Market Authority. You can also apply for your 2019 Growers Permit.

Event: Master Gardener Course Start: 2/1/19 10:00am
Fee: $140 End: 2/1/19 3:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Commercial Horticulture
Address: 125 N. Broadnax Street, Dadeville, Alabama County: Tallapoosa
Contact Name: Shane Harris Phone: 2568251050
Event Website: http://www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa Email: aharris@aces.edu
Description: The Tallapoosa County Extension Office will again offer the Master Gardener Volunteer Program in 2019, with a starting date on Friday, February 1st. All classes will be held during the day from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the County Extension office located in Dadeville. Applications are now being accepted and will be accepted through Friday, January 18th. The fee associated with this course is $140 per person. The Alabama Master Gardener training program will consist of 13 weeks of horticulture related classes and training. The course provides more than 50 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction in horticulture and related areas. Classes taught include soils and plant nutrition; composting, plant diseases; landscape design and plant selection; weed identification and control; entomology; pesticide education, fruit culture; plant propagation; home lawn care; vegetable gardening; wildlife control, care and maintenance of landscape plants; bedding plants, and more. Courses are taught by specialists from Auburn University, Extension agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, fellow certified Master Gardeners, and local horticulture professionals. If you are interested in participating in any of our courses or have any questions, please contact the Tallapoosa County Extension office at 256-825-1050 or visit us online at www.aces.edu/Tallapoosa.

Event: Cattle and Timber Outlook Start: 2/1/19 11:30am
Fee: End: 2/1/19 1:30pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Animal Science & Forages; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Poultry; Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Bibb
Contact Name: Josh Elmore Phone: 205-646-3610
Event Website: Email: elmorjb@aces.edu
Description: 2019 Cattle and Timber Outlook - A Look at Two Major Alabama Agricultural Markets for the Coming Year Join Alabama Extension for an upcoming seminar featuring 2019 Cattle and Timber Outlook presented by the Farm and Agribusiness Team. This is a great opportunity for producers, landowners and agribusinesses to get updates on the current market situation in Alabama agriculture and future market expectations for two of our major commodities. Friday, February 1 Sawmeal Restaurant 6880 AL Hwy 5 Brent Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m. Presentations will conclude at 1:30 p.m. Participants will cover the cost of their meal Please RSVP to the Bibb County Extension Office 205-926-4310

Event: 2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Open Forum (You Have Questions, We Have Answers!) Start: 2/1/19 1:00pm
Fee: End: 2/1/19 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.; Commercial Horticulture
Address: County: Online
Contact Name: Dani Carroll Phone: 2564586043
Event Website: https://learn.ext...n.org/events/3591 Email: danicarroll@aces.edu
Description: So many great questions are asked at the end of each All Bugs Webinar - we decided to dedicate a webinar just to let you ask more! We will spend the hour fielding questions about All Bugs Good and Bad. Get your questions ready, and learn more about the insect world and IPM (integrated pest management) This webinar is presented by Dr. Tim Davis, UGA Extension , Vicky Bertagnolli, Clemson Extension, Wizzie Brown and Janet Hurley, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension. Moderated by Dani Carroll, Alabama Extension. The link to the event is https://auburn.zoom.us/j/615766171. Note: on February 1, the link to the live webinar opens about 15 minutes before the webinar. If you try to log in earlier, you will get an error message. For more webinars in this series, see 2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series. The webinars are brought to you by the following eXtension Communities of Practice: Ant Pests, and Urban IPM; and by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Clemson Cooperative Extension and University of Georgia Extension.