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Billboards Say Eat Better, Move More, Make A Change

…viors that can prevent obesity in underserved Alabama communities.

The billboard campaign reached all corners of the state and also attracted more than 55 million views in 12 weeks. The campaign included 94 billboards in 51 counties…

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Childhood Obesity in Alabama

…nimated characters — the Body Quest Warriors — to lead the fight to prevent childhood obesity,” said Parmer.

This statewide effort combines theory-driven classroom instruction and technology as well as evidence-based approaches to pre…

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About Live Well Alabama

…plemental Nutrition Assistance Program – Education (SNAP-Ed) helps reduce and prevent obesity in Alabama. SNAP-Ed’s statewide network of nutrition educators work to improve the environment around health and wellbeing for Alabamians. SNA…

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Posts, Tweets, Pins Encourage Healthier Lifestyle Choices

…tension System at Auburn University. The new initiative was launched in early 2017 to better reach residents across the state with research-based education. Live Well Alabama, which focuses on nutrition and also physical activity, can now e…

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Properties of a Healthy Soil

…d unhealthy due to severe erosion, low organic matter content, 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…

Nitrogen Release from Cover Crops

…en planting legumes in crop rotations to improve soil fertility for many decades, especially in the southeastern United States. Legumes are also recognized as valuable crops in water and soil conservation programs. Therefore, producers have…

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About Soil Conservation Benefits

… organic matter due to the warm climate, coarse-textured soils and intensive farming practices historically used in the state. Rebuilding soil health is important! Soil is a natural resource we must work to conserve for future generations. …

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Alabama Stumpage Price Trends (2007–2016)

There are approximately 23 million acres of timberland in Alabama. This comprises 71 percent of the state’s total land area. Of the 48 contiguous states in the nation, Alabama is third in overall timberland coverage an…

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Which Bodies of Water Present an Elevated Health Hazard?

…, an Alabama Extension specialist of aquatic resources, said that this list is compiled by testing fish from across the state.

“The department of public health tests fillets, from fish that people typically eat, for potentially harmful…

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