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Stormwater Runoff

​Q. I am hearing more and more about stormwater runoff and how it affects our environment. Considering the large amount... more

Alabama IPM Communicator Newsletter Issue#6

​Welcome to another issue of the Alabama IPM Communicator Newsletter – a special publication on pest management and sustainable agriculture.... more

Spring has Sprung!

Spring really is a time of wonder.  Our landscapes and nearby woodlands seemed drab and grey for several months.  Then suddenly,... more

Freeze Damage? - When to Prune

WOW, what a winter we have had. From short sleeves to parkas within the same week, we have certainly had... more

Cranking Up for Spring

Spring has sprung!  Although Jack Frost may still have one last remaining freeze up his sleeve, for all purposes spring... more


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