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Buying Organic— What Does It Mean?

…s, and the standards for producing, handling, and processing organically grown agricultural products.

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) defines organic as a labeling term for food and other agricultural products in m…

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Should I File for Bankruptcy?

… taking any action against the debtor to collect those debts.

The Bankruptcy Code is found in Title 11 of the United States Code. There are four chapters that are typically mentioned when discussing bankruptcy, Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13….

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How Will The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Affect Me and My Cattle Operation?

…ot explain everything in the 500-page Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, but the following are some of the highlights of the Act.
Estate Tax Changes
For estates of decedents dying and gifts made after December 31, 2017, and before January 1, 2026, th…

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How Does a Lender Determine Whether to Renew My Line of Credit?

…ntinue. If the answer is yes, you still may not have all the points. Ideally, you would have several years of financial statements so the lender could see the trend in your financial health.
Do you have enough cash or liquid assets to pay …

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Are You in a General Partnership and Don’t Know It?

…med to be a partner in the business, unless the profits were received in payment of a debt or for services or rent. The statements in the remainder of this article are paraphrased from the Alabama General Partnership Act, Ala. Code § 10A-8…

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Silvopasture from a Farmer’s Perspective

…ome this perspective and roadblock for this group of landowners.
“If I had 1,000 acres . . . ”
Sometimes farmers state that they would try their hand at a silvopasture management system if they had extra land “just lying around.…

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Silvopasture: An Opportunity for Additional Income from Your Forestland

…labama’s small-scale private landowners—especially those who own fewer than 100 acres. Such landowners consistently state that their primary reason for owning land is to pass it on to their heirs, with outdoor recreation and scenic beau…

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Landowners and Forest Inventories: Frequently Asked Questions

…re also good places to get other information that might aid in developing management plans for the property, such as estate planning or verifying tax assessment records.

Take a walk. With a deed or land survey in hand, check out the …

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Managing Stress: Guide for Understanding Stressful Situations

…lor, therapist, or psychologist. He or she may be able to help you build or improve on these life skills.
National and State Resources
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(1-800) 273-8255

Disaster Distress Helpline
(1-800) 985-5990

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Checklist for Handling Stress or Traumatic Situations

…lor, therapist, or psychologist. He or she may be able to help you build or improve on these life skills.
National and State Resources

National Crisis Hotline

(1-800) 273-TALK (8255)

Alabama Department of Public Health

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Escape Vapes

…onic cigarette (e-cigarette) use among high school students has increased at a staggering rate. According to the United States Surgeon General, e-cigarette use is higher among youth than adults and has become a national epidemic. These high…

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Drought-Tolerant Landscapes for Alabama

…Mobile Botanical Gardens, and selected agents in the Alabama Cooperative Extension System from different regions of the state. The majority of the plants in the tables are hardy over a wide portion of Alabama; however, plants are included t…

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Palmer Amaranth (Pigweed) Resistance in Alabama

…e of action for weed management for years has led to the development of herbicide-resistant weeds throughout the United States. * Pigweed throughout this article refers to Palmer amaranth.

Palmer amaranth (also known as Palmer pigweed)* …

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Canker and Dieback Diseases of Leyland Cypress

…nterey cypress in California. Within 20 years, a dieback and canker disease caused by the fungus Seridium cardinale devastated stands of this tree in the hot and dry Central Valley of California. During the same time frame, native stands of…

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