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Hemp Production Meetings Scheduled Throughout Alabama

…ast from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Registration is available online at the Alabama Extension Store.

Dates
January 27
Natural Resources Conference Center
1 Teen Trail, Monroeville, Alabama
February 21
Headland Research Center
167 AL-1…

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Live Christmas Trees: Recycle and Reuse

…istmas trees generally don’t last long.”
Helping Wildlife
Andy Baril, an Alabama Extension forestry, wildlife and natural resources regional agent, said old Christmas trees are great for creating bird sanctuaries.

“Stand the tree…

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Finding the Perfect Christmas Tree

…e others buy from vendors with pre-cut trees. Norm Haley, an Alabama Extension regional agent of forestry, wildlife and natural resources, said either of these options usually have several species to choose from.

“Common Christmas tree…

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Agricultural Best Management Practices for Water Quality

…education and awareness. For more information on agricultural BMPs for controlling nonpoint source pollution, visit the Natural Resources Conservation Services website at www.nrcs.usda.gov.

Best Management Practices
Nutrient management …

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Backyard Bird Feeding

…the seasonal group of birds in the yard.

Bence Carter, an Alabama Extension regional agent in forestry, wildlife and natural resources, said Alabama’s bird population is made up of not only resident birds, but also migrant birds flocking…

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The Virginia Opossum: Our Only Native Marsupial

…ama Regulations Relating to Game, Fish and Fur-Bearing Animals, available at the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources website (www.dcnr.state.al.us/).

Another benefit opossums provide is pest control since two major c…

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Prescribed Fires: Great Tool for Land Management

…d promotion for controlled burns have been on the rise.

Spenser Bradley, an Alabama Extension forestry, wildlife and natural resources regional agent, said fires are a natural part of many of our ecosystems.

“With prescribed fire, w…

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