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Communities Say Thank You, 4-H!

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – In communities across Alabama, signs are popping up in yards, store fronts and boulevards that say “Thank You, 4-H!”  It’s part of a statewide effort to recognize the lasting impact 4-H has on young people…

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Cereal Cover Crop Response to Nitrogen Fertilizer

…xpected biomass levels produced from N fertilizer helps growers manage biomass production costs within their cover crop goals.

A four-year experiment (2009-2012) was conducted in Headland, Alabama. Biomass production for oat (Avena s…

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Residential Landscape Design

…alue to your home and property. The value of your home can be increased by as much as 6 to 15 percent as a result of a good landscape. The landscape is not, however, the most valuable feature of your property; the house is. The function of…

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Pierce’s Disease Resistant Grapes In Alabama

…igh-quality yield in regions with PD pressure where Vitis vinifera production was previously not a viable option.

On-going research at Auburn University focuses on determining the development and production potential of three PD resistan…

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Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage Insurance

In this video, Brittney Goodrich, an Alabama Extension specialist and member of the farm and agribusiness management team, discusses  pasture, rangeland, and forage insurance (PRF). PRF is an insurance product offered nationwide by the USD…

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Our Commitment

…included in the Affirmative Action Plan? Each plan has three main sections: situational statement, affirmative action goals, and specific strategies for accomplishing the goals. The situation statement includes county demographics, spec…

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Employment Opportunities

Alabama Extension operates as a system employing both Alabama A&M and Auburn University employees. Our unique structure offers opportunities at two of Alabama’s premiere institutions. All positions operate under the purview of the syste…

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Join the Team

Alabama Extension inspires, educates, and transforms our communities. Our employees do so by delivering research from the campuses of Alabama A&M and Auburn Universities to all counties in the state of Alabama. We invite you to join a t…

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Alabama Association of County Agricultural Agents and Specialists

AACAAS is geared towards Extension educators and other professionals who work in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, and natural resources, 4-H youth develo…

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From the Live Well Alabama Kitchen – Quick Stir Fry

…r easy and a great way to add veggies to your diet. Want to save money? Stock up on canned and frozen veggies when they go on sale. This recipe serves 8.

2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tablespoon wa…

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Hummingbirds in Alabama

…er feeder or two on the other side of your yard to limit confrontations.

Planting flowers around your home is also a good way to attract hummingbirds to the yard and garden. Red flowers are most effective. Plantings of salvia, petunia, o…

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USDA Resources Available for Farmers Hurt by 2018, 2019 Disasters

…s. Covered crops can be found at USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) Actuarial Information Browser at

Eligibility will be determined for each producer based on the size of the loss …

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Alabama Industrial Hemp Program

The passage of the 2018 Farm Bill established industrial hemp as an industrial commodity—not a controlled substance—in the state of Alabama. Farm Bill legislation defines hemp as all parts of the plant less than 0.3% THC, including der…

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Controlling Weeds in Your Lawn

…he best defense against pesky weeds. Crowding out the weeds and making sure they don’t have room to grow is the ideal goal. Practicing healthy turf management techniques will help to limit weed growth….

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Summer Heat and Rabbit Production

… month when temperatures have begun to cool off and does are most likely to cope with the heat, carry to term, and take good care of their young. This also reduces the mortality rate among rabbits.

Fans are one option for keep…

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