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Broad-Winged Hawk

…cult to distinguish, but several characteristics set it apart. First, broad-winged hawks are only present in the United States during the summer, while red-shouldered hawks are present year round. Another distinguishing feature is the dark …

Common Birds of Prey in Alabama

…esent all year in Alabama, most raptors are migratory to a certain extent. For example, year-round residents within the state include Cooper’s hawk, red-shouldered hawk, red-tailed hawk, American kestrel, and osprey. All of the owls in Al…

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Red-Tailed Hawk

…es, which is frequently seen perched along telephone lines or in trees, is one of the most common raptors in the United States. Though there are several subspecies, all of them can be identified by the reddish orange tail for which the spec…

Mississippi Kite

…n Birds of Prey in Alabama, ANR – 1386.

With a North American range limited to the southeastern and central United States, the Mississippi kite is a fairly uncommon raptor. As with the swallow-tailed kite, they are also present in the …

Swallow-Tailed Kite

… conservation concern in Alabama and is uncommon across its range in North America. These birds are found in the United States only during the summer and spend the winter in Central and South America. They can be distinguished from raptors …

Bovine Johne’s Disease

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No medical treatment exists for Johne’s disease. A killed vaccine for Johne’s disease is available in some states with prior approval by the state Veterinarian. The vaccine does reduce the incidence of disease and delays the on…

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By-Product Feeds for Alabama Beef Cattle

…hat contains approximately 45 to 48 percent TDN and 7 to 9 percent CP. In various substation research trials across the state, palatability has been good in both stocker calves and brood cows. Gin trash makes an excellent roughage source fo…

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HYPE: Helping Youth Promote Empathy

… to reserve a HYPE series, contact an Extension agent listed below.
If you do not see your county listed, contact the State Office. Alabama Extension serves all 67 Alabama counties.
State Office
Alabama A&M University
Dr. Angela Wi…

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Soil Health in Alabama

…organic matter due to the warm climate, coarse-textured soils, and intensive farming practices historically used in the state. It is important to rebuild soil health to conserve this natural resource for use by future generations. Practices…

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Bald Eagle

Given its status as the national symbol, the bald eagle is one of the most easily identifiable raptors in the United States. At an average weight of 9.5 pounds, bald eagles are one of the largest birds encountered east of the Mississippi…