Upcoming Events:

- Full Calendar -

Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Programs

About Urban Affairs

Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Programs, located on the campus of Alabama A&M University, is one of six base program areas of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and a national leader in providing urban Extension programs and services that sustain the environment and impact the lives of Alabama’s growing and diverse populations.

For more than a decade, Urban Affairs & New Nontraditional Programs has been at the forefront in providing life-changing programs for individuals, families, children and youth, entrepreneurs, and animal producers just to name a few. Our goal is to ultimately improve and sustain lives, homes, communities, businesses, and the environment.

Introducing Urban Affairs

Specialty Vegetable Production Field Day

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Winfred Thomas Agricultural Research Station
Hazel Green, AL


Got Drugs? Take-Back Initiative

Saturday, October 1st
9 am - 12 noon
Jaycee Building, 2180 Airport Rd, Huntsville, AL

CVS Pharmacy, 12275 Hsy 231/431 North, Meridianville, AL
Saturday, October 22nd
9 am - 12 noon
Madison Police Dept., 100 Hughes Rd, Madison, AL
CVS Pharmacy, 5859 Hwy 53, Harvest, AL


ABCs Aging logo
Virginia Caples Lifelong Learning Institute
Successful Aging Initiative 2016

October 13, 2016

On-line Registration | Mail-in Registration | Press Release
Brochure [11x17]

Tennessee-Alabama Small Ruminant Conference
October 27-29, 2016

Middle Tennessee Research & Education Center
Spring Hill, TN


Auburn vs Alabama A&M
4-H & Youth Football Day
Saturday, November 19, 2016

Registration Open: Oct 1 - Nov 7



125th Farmers Conference -- Tuskegee University
February 16-17, 2017

National Goat Conference -- Tuskegee University
February 17-19, 2017

Save the Dates Card

Specialty Sites:

2-year Project to Develop Ethnic Vegetable Crops as Niche Market

Metro News is a quarterly online newsletter that features current news and research-based articles on urban and nontraditional topics for global audiences.

Programación en Español, is a web site that serves both Alabama’s growing Hispanic population and the people who work with them.

Right Sidebar

Who To Call
Who To Call

Metro News Logo Picture
Metro News

Urban newsletter

PowerPay coin logo
Helping Debtors Become Savers

Free, personalized,
debt elimination plan

Programacion en Espanol
en Español