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Blackberry Cultivars

Blackberries can be a great crop for the home garden or for a commercial farmer. Many different types of blackberry plants are available, so researching before planting may lead to more success. This article gives a few tips for managing bl…

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COVID-19 Update: Reviewed March 12, 2020

Learn more about COVID-19, an emerging respiratory disease and what you can do to help protect yourself and your family.
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On 11 March, the United States announced it would restrict and suspend the entry into the Unit…

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Teen Vaping and Heart Health

Historically, images of smoking cigarettes have depicted “cool” people relaxing under a puff of smoke.  Today, teenagers are being lured by similar images with e-cigarettes or what is now widely known as “vaping.”

E-cigarettes a…

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4-H Registration Open for Summer Camp

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Alabama 4-H members should start packing their suitcases….4-H Summer Camp is right around the corner. Registration is open now, but will close March 1.

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System together with …

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From the Live Well Alabama Kitchen – Quick Pita Pizza

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Get children involved in helping with dinner this weekend with this Quick Pita Pizza recipe. Not only is this Food Friday recipe delicious, it is also fun! Children can have fun building their own pizza.
Ingredi…

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Alabama Extension Partners to Promote Census 2020

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala.—A partnership between the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) will allow county residents to complete 2020 census forms online in Extension offi…

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Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP)

Every year an estimated 31,000 people in Alabama are diagnosed with diabetes. The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is offering a Train the Trainer event, in which community leaders will have an opportunity to learn about diabetes. There…

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Hemp Insurance Available for Alabama Growers

In late December 2019, USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) announced a new crop insurance option for hemp growers in select counties of 21 states in 2020. The pilot insurance program will provide Actual Production History (APH) coverage u…

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Industrial Hemp Enterprise Budgets

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

Irrigated Peanut Enterprise Budgets

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

Peanut Enterprise Budgets

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

South Alabama Reduced Tillage Cotton Enterprise Budget

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

North Alabama Reduced Tillage Cotton Enterprise Budget

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

South Alabama Irrigated Cotton Enterprise Budget

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…

North Alabama—Irrigated Cotton Enterprise Budget

Row crop enterprise budgets are updated annually by Extension personnel to reflect recommended management practices for production on a per acre basis. Projected costs are gathered from multiple industry sources and a higher than average pr…