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Marketing Feeder Cattle With a Price Slide

…ide reduces the uncertainty surrounding the weight of feeder cattle and helps the buyer and seller attain a competitive market price. In the past, the most difficult aspect of marketing feeder cattle was accurately estimating weight. Becaus…

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Social Marketing Connects Alabamians in Meaningful Ways

…Annual Report. 

Alabama Extension at Auburn University SNAP-Ed developed an original, creative, and engaging social marketing initiative to reach its target audience through social media, outdoor advertising, and text messaging. The cam…

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Trade Tariffs Initiate Soybean Market Shift, Cause Concern

…own soybeans. Brazil and other countries could purchase some U.S. soybeans at discounted prices.”
Soybean Prices and Market
Runge said the large supply of soybeans and the trade tariffs have lowered soybean prices.

“The threat of a…

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Farmers Markets Begin Accepting SNAP

Although the number of famers markets has increased nearly 50 percent since 2006, access to fruits and vegetables in farmers markets remains limited for low-income families. Live Well Alabama partners with farmers markets across the state t…

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Extension Launches Breastfeed Friendly Child Care Certification

…ation is just one piece of the puzzle that makes up Extension’s human sciences program area.

“This program and its marketing pieces clearly show the science-based underpinning in relation to human health,” Brown said. “It is the first …

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Buying, Storing & Preparing Fresh Vegetables

Whether you grow your own produce or buy it at a farmers market or grocery store, fruits and vegetables are a colorful, tasty, and healthy part of our diets. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recommends that we cons…

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Fresh from the Farm Alabama Recipes: Squash Casserole

… until rm and lightly browned. Makes about 12 servings.

Find these and other fresh ingredients at your local farmers market.


Download a PDF of Fresh from the Farm Alabama Recipes: Squash Casserole, FCS-2144. 

Download a …

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Beef Herd Management Strategies

…cull cows.
Health maintenance. Cattle require less handling for vaccinations and other health-related activities.
Marketing. The calf crop is more uniform at the time of Marketing because calves are closer in age and stage of growth.

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