The Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the primary outreach organization for the land-grant mission of Alabama A&M University and Auburn University, delivers research-based educational programs that enable people to improve their quality of life and economic well-being. In 2018, Alabama Extension reached 1 in 3 Alabama residents. That's more than 1.4 million people.
Some non-native plants introduced into our landscapes as ornamentals have escaped to become invasive weeds with negative impacts to our nati...
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Studies continue to evaluate the performance of Clemson University peach breeding program advanced genotypes with improved qualities. Two se...
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“Aquaculture (and aquaponics) has, perhaps more than any other agriculture or academic content area, the potential for interdiscip...
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AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – In 2019, the Alabama Cooperative Extension System brought the world of farming to the palm of a farmer's hand wi...
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Prices for the three main competing animal proteins in the United States have been on the upswing at an increased trajectory for the last tw...
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Changes have recently been made to credit reporting that could have a positive impact on consumers. It’s important to continue to monitor ...
Read More about Recent and Upcoming Changes in Credit Reporting
When properly implemented, stockpiling warm-season grasses can provide grazing from late October to mid-January in Alabama. Most forage p...
Read More about Stockpiling Warm-Season Perennial Grasses
The Commercial Horticulture Program provides multidimensional research-based information, support services, and training to a growing hortic...
Read More about Commercial Horticulture: Making a Difference in the Food System (2021 Impacts)
The Farm Service Agency (FSA) has announced a new program to help produce growers offset the cost of developing a food safety program. The F...
Read More about Food Safety Certification for Specialty Crops Program Helps Offset Costs for Growers
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