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Vegetable Information

…crop and planting information for growing zones 6a, 6b, 7b, 8a and 8b in Alabama and is available in both the Apple and Google stores.
Asparagus is one of the most valuable of the early garden vegetables and is adaptable to free…

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Growing Tomatoes

…lt to manage when dry.

Select an adapted variety and reject any plants with symptoms of disease. There are dozens of good tomato varieties, but it’s best to pick a recommended variety for your region. Be sure the variety you select has…

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Weed Control in Home Gardens

Weed Control in Home Gardens is part 8 of The Alabama Vegetable Gardener series.

Good weed control may determine to a large extent the success of your home garden. Weeds compete with the crop for soil moisture, sunlight, space, and plant…

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Venomous Snakes of Alabama

…lesnake and pigmy rattlesnake.

“There are six venomous snake species in Alabama, five of them falling into the category of pit vipers,” Carter said. “The Eastern coral snake is the single venomous species not falling into the pit v…

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Massive Perennial Yellow Jacket Nest Located in Baldwin County

…on to the Baldwin County nest, Ray has confirmed perennial nests in Bullock, Chilton, Clay, Coffee, Dallas, Marion, Montgomery, Shelby and Talladega counties.  The nest in Marion County marks a new northernmost point for a super nest in Al…

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From the Live Well Alabama Kitchen – Half Veggie Burgers

…ystem at Auburn University. This initiative reaches residents across the state with research-based education.

“Our goal is to raise awareness of healthy lifestyle choices,” said Sondra Parmer, Alabama Extension specialist with SNAP-E…

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Live Well Recipe: Grilled Cheese Surprise

Mix it up with our Grilled Cheese Surprise! Try adding veggies to your favorite recipes. Let your child–with clean hands–help tear spinach leaves into pieces. Serves 4.
Butter, softened

8 slices of whole wheat bread

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Protect Your Yard From Digging Animals

…often the culprit of complaints about yard damage. Armadillos search for earthworms and grubs, rooting up yards as they go.

Damage from an armadillo is fairly distinctive. When on the hunt, the armadillo uses its long, sharp claws to bre…

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Eat to Compete: Sports Nutrition for Young Adults—Hydration

…ttention to their body’s fluid needs. They often misunderstand and, as a result, underplay the importance of water to good nutrition. Through normal perspiration, respiration, and urination, the body can lose up to half a gallon of water …

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Smart Yard Landscapes

…Plan for Maintenance

Installation and maintenance should be included in your design. A smart design is only as good as the quality
of its installation and the practicality of its maintenance plan.
Aim for Diversity
Create a mosa…

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From the Live Well Alabama Kitchen – Power Mac and Cheese

… Well Alabama is cooking delicious Power Mac and Cheese. Feed the family with this healthy comfort food. For a grab-and-go snack, have cut-up broccoli in the fridge.

2 cups uncooked elbow macaroni
4 tablespoons flour

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Livestock Risk Protection for Feeder Cattle

For more information and important links, please see USDA RMA’s LRP Feeder Cattle Fact Sheet:

To find your certified crop insuran…

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Wasps: Watch Out This Summer

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. –While helpful in controlling other insects, wasps are more known for their painful stings. The term wasp is somewhat generic. Hornets, mud daubers and yellow jackets are all wasps, with hornets and yellow jackets …

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Feeding Game Birds: Pheasant, Quail, and Partridge

…any different varieties. Pheasant names seem to be related to the native homeland, such as the Chinese ring-neck and Mongolian, Szechwan, and Japanese pheasants. The common English pheasant also originated in Asia and was first introduced i…

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