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Events for February 23 — February 29, 2020

All in-person Extension events through April 10 are canceled due to coronavirus concerns. Contact your county Extension office about specific events.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Monday, February 24, 2020

ServSafe Training – Opelika

Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4 Opelika AL, 36801

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Lee County Extension Office
600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4
Opelika, AL 36801

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Barbour County, Bullock County, Chambers County, Clay County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Montgomery County, Randolph County, Russell County, Tallapoosa County

ServSafe Training – Ranburne

Ranburne Fire Department, 21953 Main Street Ranburne AL, 36273

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Ranburne Fire Department
21953 Main Street
Ranburne, AL 36273

Contact:
Dani Reams
acr0087@aces.edu
(256) 368-1694

Register Online

$140* Food Safety, Calhoun County, Cherokee County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Randolph County, Talladega County

ServSafe Training/ Dothan

Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL, 36301

ServSafe Training using the 7th Edition coursebook for food permit holders.

Address:
Houston County Extension Office
1699 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL 36301

Contact:
Bridgette Brannon
huttobf@auburn.edu
(334) 714-1248

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Coffee County, Covington County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County

Cottage Law Exam Testing Only-Linden

2400 E. Coats Ave, 2400 E. Coats Ave Linden AL, 36748

COTTAGE FOOD LAW CERTIFICATION TESTING ONLY: Testing will be offered for individuals who have completed the Cottage Food Law Course online. A testing fee of $25.00 is required. Certificates will be mailed in 10-14 days.

Address:
2400 E. Coats Ave
Linden, AL 36748

Contact:
Alice Moore
amm0167@aces.edu
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$25.00 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Wilcox County

Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Testing

Pike County Extension Office, 306 South Three Notch St Troy AL, 36801

This training and testing is for private pesticide applicators for use and purchase of restricted use pesticides.

Address:
Pike County Extension Office
306 South Three Notch St
Troy, AL 36801

Contact:
Jessica Kelton
keltoja@auburn.edu
334-405-0699

$20.00 Crop Production, Farming, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Pike County

AL Cottage Food Training – Opelika

Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th Street, Ste. 4 Opelika AL, 36801

Course meeting ADPH requirement to operate as a Cottage Food Operation. Course includes specifics about the AL Cottage Food Law, identify foods that can be sold, where foods can be sold, recognize labeling requirements and food safety recommendations for the cottage food operator.

Address:
Lee County Extension Office
600 S. 7th Street, Ste. 4
Opelika, AL 36801

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

$25.00 Food Safety, Barbour County, Bullock County, Chambers County, Clay County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Montgomery County, Randolph County, Russell County, Tallapoosa County

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

AL Cottage Food Training – Opelika

Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th Street, Ste. 4 Opelika AL, 36801

Course meeting ADPH requirement to operate as a Cottage Food Operation. Course includes specifics about the AL Cottage Food Law, identify foods that can be sold, where foods can be sold, recognize labeling requirements and food safety recommendations for the cottage food operator.

Address:
Lee County Extension Office
600 S. 7th Street, Ste. 4
Opelika, AL 36801

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

$25.00 Food Safety, Barbour County, Bullock County, Chambers County, Clay County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Montgomery County, Randolph County, Russell County, Tallapoosa County

Beef Systems Short Course – Talladega County

Talladega County Extension Office, 132 N. Court Street Talladega AL, 35160

The Beef Systems Short Course is a multi-night lecture series covering the fundamentals of beef production and is geared for new and limited experience producers. There is a $40 registration fee, and all participants will receive a copy of Extension’s recently updated Alabama Beef Handbook.

Address:
Talladega County Extension Office
132 N. Court Street
Talladega, AL 35160

Contact:
Alex Tigue
dat0002@aces.edu
(256) 309-9496

Register Online

$40 Livestock, Calhoun County, Chambers County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Lee County, Macon County, Randolph County, Russell County, Statewide, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

Row Crop Production Meeting

E.V. Smith Research and Extension Center, E.V. Smith Research and Extension Center Shorter AL, 36075

Topics: Cotton & Soybean Weed Management Needs, Soybean and Cotton Production, Cotton Insect Pests, Cotton, Corn and Soybean Disease Update, Soil Fertility and Row Crop Market Outlook.
Please RSVP by February 23, 2020.
Contact Lee County Extension Office (334)749-3353.
Or Anis Bouselmi, Regional Extension Agent azb0103@auburn.edu Cell: (334)632-0038

Address:
E.V. Smith Research and Extension Center
Shorter, AL 36075

Contact:
Anis Bouselmi
azb0103@auburn.edu
(334) 632-0038

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Calhoun County, Chambers County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Lee County, Macon County, Randolph County, Russell County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

ServSafe Training – Montgomery

Montgomery County Health Department, 3060 Mobile Hwy Montgomery AL, 36108

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class.

Address:
Montgomery County Health Department
3060 Mobile Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36108

Contact:
Janice Hall
jehall@aces.edu
334-361-7273

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Autauga County, Bibb County, Chilton County, Elmore County, Jefferson County, Lowndes County, Montgomery County, Shelby County, St. Clair County

ServSafe Training – Opelika

Lee County Extension Office, 600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4 Opelika AL, 36801

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Lee County Extension Office
600 S. 7th St., Ste. 4
Opelika, AL 36801

Contact:
Janet Johnson
johns16@aces.edu
(334) 703-2237

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Barbour County, Bullock County, Chambers County, Clay County, Coosa County, Elmore County, Lee County, Macon County, Montgomery County, Randolph County, Russell County, Tallapoosa County

Better Process Control School

559 Devall Drive, 559 Devall Drive auburn AL, 36849

Contact Christy Mendoza 205-217-6495 for registration information. This course offers instruction which fulfills the FDA and USDA GMP requirements to certfy supervisor thermal processing systems, acidification and conatiner closure evaluation programs for acidified canned foods.

Address:
559 Devall Drive
auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Christy Mendoza
cnm0012@auburn.edu
(205) 217-6495

$350.00 Food Safety, Lee County, Statewide

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Train-the-Trainer – Escambia

Escambia County Extension Office, 175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D Brewton AL, 36426

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Certification
program is a workshop that trains community leaders on the basic skills and knowledge necessary to become effective educators in
diabetes. The program uses interactive group activities and adult
education methodologies. The community leaders attend a 20-hour workshop and are eligible for certification as peer educators. Come
be a part of the fight against diabetes.

Address:
Escambia County Extension Office
175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D
Brewton, AL 36426

Contact:
Helen H Jones
herndhj@aces.edu
(334)201-6775

Register Online

$100.00 Home & Family, Escambia County

ServSafe Training – Ranburne

Ranburne Fire Department, 21953 Main Street Ranburne AL, 36273

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Ranburne Fire Department
21953 Main Street
Ranburne, AL 36273

Contact:
Dani Reams
acr0087@aces.edu
(256) 368-1694

Register Online

$140* Food Safety, Calhoun County, Cherokee County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Randolph County, Talladega County

ServSafe Training/ Dothan

Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL, 36301

ServSafe Training using the 7th Edition coursebook for food permit holders.

Address:
Houston County Extension Office
1699 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL 36301

Contact:
Bridgette Brannon
huttobf@auburn.edu
(334) 714-1248

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Coffee County, Covington County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County

ServSafe Training- Carrollton

Pickens County Auditorium, 155 Reform Street Carrollton AL, 35447

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. There will be a 30-minute lunch break each day of class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Pickens County Auditorium
155 Reform Street
Carrollton, AL 35447

Contact:
Alice Moore
amm0167@aces.edu
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Dallas County, Fayette County, Greene County, Hale County, Lamar County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Wilcox County

Cottage Food Law Training/ Dothan

Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL, 36301

This course is for people who want to sell certain non-hazardous food
from home under the Cottage Food Law.

Address:
Houston County Extension Office
1699 Ross Clark Circle
Dothan, AL 36301

Contact:
Bridgette Brannon
huttobf@auburn.edu
(334) 714-1248

Register Online

$25 Food Safety, Coffee County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

TN Valley Beef Systems Short Course

TN Valley Research & Extension Center, 9494 Experimental Loop Madison AL, 35756

The Beef Systems Short Course is a multi-night lecture series covering the fundamentals of beef production and is geared for new and limited experience producers. There is a $40 registration fee, and all participants will receive a copy of Extension’s recently updated Alabama Beef Handbook.
Topics Covered
• Forages and Nutrition
• Herd Health and Reproduction
• Record Keeping and Environmental Stewardship
• Economics and Meat Science

Address:
TN Valley Research & Extension Center
9494 Experimental Loop
Madison, AL 35756

Contact:
Gerry Thompson
thompgl@auburn.edu
(256) 508-2020

Register Online

$40.00 Crop Production, Farming, Livestock, Limestone County, Statewide

Beef Cattle Short Course – West Central AL

Fayette County Extension Office, 650 McConnell Loop Fayette AL, 35555

The Beef Systems Short Course is a four-night lecture series covering the fundamentals of beef production. There is a $40 registration fee, and all participants will receive a copy of Extension’s recently updated Alabama Beef Handbook. If you wish to attend please RSVP by Feb 10th to the Fayette County Extension Office.
Phone: 205-932-8941
Email: rrb0006@aces.edu

Address:
Fayette County Extension Office
650 McConnell Loop
Fayette, AL 35555

Contact:
Paul Vining
tpv0001@aces.edu
(256) 214-9630

$40.00 Livestock, Colbert County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Limestone County, Marion County, Morgan County, Walker County, Winston County

ServSafe Training – Montgomery

Montgomery County Health Department, 3060 Mobile Hwy Montgomery AL, 36108

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class.

Address:
Montgomery County Health Department
3060 Mobile Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36108

Contact:
Janice Hall
jehall@aces.edu
334-361-7273

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Autauga County, Bibb County, Chilton County, Elmore County, Jefferson County, Lowndes County, Montgomery County, Shelby County, St. Clair County

Cottage Food Law-Mobile* Testing Only*

Mobile County Extension Office, 1070 Schillinger Road North Mobile AL, 36608

COTTAGE FOOD LAW CERTIFICATION TESTING ONLY: Testing will be offered for individuals who have completed the Cottage Food Law Course online. A testing fee of $25 is required. Certificates will be mailed within 7-10 business days.

Address:
Mobile County Extension Office
1070 Schillinger Road North
Mobile, AL 36608

Contact:
Rebecca Catalena
rjc0026@auburn.edu
(251) 234-1050

Register Online

$25 Food Safety, Baldwin County, Butler County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Washington County

Tax Preparation Assistance Program

13999 AL Highway 22, 13999 AL Highway 22 Rockford AL, 35136

Certified and Trained Tax Professionals will provide free tax assistance and electronically filing of federal and state income tax forms. Items needed are last year’s tax return, photo ID for taxpayer and spouse, social security cards for taxpayers and dependents, W-2’s, 1099’s BR and SSA. Employed taxpayers should bring a copy of their year-end pay stub.
Note: Those persons with an income $54,000 or less or if you are 60 years and older with any income can have their 2019 tax prepared for Free.

Address:
13999 AL Highway 22
Rockford, AL 35136

Contact:
Sharon Haynes
sah0008@aces.edu
(256) 377-4713

FREE Home & Family, Coosa County

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Train-the-Trainer – Escambia

Escambia County Extension Office, 175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D Brewton AL, 36426

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Certification
program is a workshop that trains community leaders on the basic skills and knowledge necessary to become effective educators in
diabetes. The program uses interactive group activities and adult
education methodologies. The community leaders attend a 20-hour workshop and are eligible for certification as peer educators. Come
be a part of the fight against diabetes.

Address:
Escambia County Extension Office
175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D
Brewton, AL 36426

Contact:
Helen H Jones
herndhj@aces.edu
(334)201-6775

Register Online

$100.00 Home & Family, Escambia County

Better Process Control School

559 Devall Drive, 559 Devall Drive auburn AL, 36849

Contact Christy Mendoza 205-217-6495 for registration information. This course offers instruction which fulfills the FDA and USDA GMP requirements to certfy supervisor thermal processing systems, acidification and conatiner closure evaluation programs for acidified canned foods.

Address:
559 Devall Drive
auburn, AL 36849

Contact:
Christy Mendoza
cnm0012@auburn.edu
(205) 217-6495

$350.00 Food Safety, Lee County, Statewide

ServSafe Training- Carrollton

Pickens County Auditorium, 155 Reform Street Carrollton AL, 35447

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for Retail Food Permit Holders. This is a two-day class. There will be a 30-minute lunch break each day of class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date.

Address:
Pickens County Auditorium
155 Reform Street
Carrollton, AL 35447

Contact:
Alice Moore
amm0167@aces.edu
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$140.00 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Dallas County, Fayette County, Greene County, Hale County, Lamar County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Wilcox County

Plant Propagation for the Vegetable Garden

13075 AL-HWY 157, Suite 6 Moulton AL, 35650

Join us for this hands on workshop to learn how to start seeds and cuttings for your summer vegetable garden. Each participant will leave with a tray of seeds and cuttings of 12 different varieties of tomatoes, peppers, and herbs for their vegetable garden (approx. 75 total plants). Plant varieties were chosen because of their high productivity and great taste. Learn everything you need to know to grow them indoors and how to safely transplant them into your garden in the spring. Class is limited to 15 participants. Registration Required, $20 materials fee.

Address:
13075 AL-HWY 157
Suite 6
Moulton, AL 35650

Contact:
Allyson Shabel
ams0137@aces.edu
(256) 974-2464

$20 Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Urban Extension, Colbert County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Limestone County, Marion County, Morgan County, Walker County, Winston County

Thursday, February 27, 2020

St. Clair County Wild Turkey Management Workshop

19426 US Highway 411, 19426 US Highway 411 Springville AL, 35146

Topics covered will include: Ecology & Biology, Prescribed Fire, Predator Management, Food Plots, Forest Management, Old Field Management and Early Succession.

Address:
19426 US Highway 411
Springville, AL 35146

Contact:
Spenser Bradley
seb0043@aces.edu
256-303-4924

$25 Fish & Water, Forestry & Wildlife, St. Clair County

Hemp Production Meeting

Marengo County Extension Office, 2400 E Coats Ave Linden AL, 36748

Anyone interested in hemp is welcome to attend this informational meeting that will cover the basics of hemp production. Topics covered include the economics of hemp, growing in greenhouses, and pest management.

Address:
Marengo County Extension Office
2400 E Coats Ave
Linden, AL 36748

Contact:
Katelyn Kesheimer
kesheimer@auburn.edu
(334) 844-5072

Register Online

$25 Crop Production, Farming, Lawn & Garden, Choctaw County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Wilcox County

Servsafe- Shelby

Shelby County Extension, 56 Kelly Lane Columbiana AL, 35051

Food Safety Certification Course that meets State Health Department Regulations for food service workers. Its the Food Safety Managers Course. Must attend both days of class unless retesting or recertifying.

Address:
Shelby County Extension
56 Kelly Lane
Columbiana, AL 35051

Contact:
Angela Treadaway
treadas@aces.edu
205-410-3696

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Jefferson County, Shelby County, St. Clair County

Private Pesticide Applicator Training and Testing

Geneva County Extension Office, 2765 East State Hwy. 52 Hartford AL, 36344

This training and testing is for private pesticide applicators for use and purchase of restricted use pesticides.

Address:
Geneva County Extension Office
2765 East State Hwy. 52
Hartford, AL 36344

Contact:
Jessica Kelton
keltoja@auburn.edu
334-405-0699

$20.00 Crop Production, Farming, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Geneva County

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Train-the-Trainer – Escambia

Escambia County Extension Office, 175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D Brewton AL, 36426

The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) Certification
program is a workshop that trains community leaders on the basic skills and knowledge necessary to become effective educators in
diabetes. The program uses interactive group activities and adult
education methodologies. The community leaders attend a 20-hour workshop and are eligible for certification as peer educators. Come
be a part of the fight against diabetes.

Address:
Escambia County Extension Office
175 Ag-Science Drive, Suite D
Brewton, AL 36426

Contact:
Helen H Jones
herndhj@aces.edu
(334)201-6775

Register Online

$100.00 Home & Family, Escambia County

East AL Regional Leadership Workshop

Southern Union State Community College, 750 Roberts Street Wadley AL, 36276

To expand county based networks and resources, connect with other counties in the regions, connect local legislation with state and national legislation. Expand workforce development, agriculture, tourism, and other community needs.Luncheon speaker will be Lisa Morales from East Alabama Works.

Address:
Southern Union State Community College
750 Roberts Street
Wadley, AL 36276

Contact:
Tiffany Moore
mooretn@aces.edu
(256) 357-2841

Register Online

$30 Urban Extension, Chambers County, Clay County, Coosa County, Randolph County, Tallapoosa County

Ready, Set, Grow!

217 North Eufaula Ave, 217 North Eufaula Ave Eufaula AL, 36027

Gardening Tips for your Landscape
Thursday- February 27, 2020 11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Join us for a program devoted to vegetable gardening and spring color! Extension Agents will review key steps for planning and developing your garden this year. Come learn about vegetable varieties and annual flowers that blend well with in-ground, raised bed and container gardens. Lunch is provide.To Register, call the Barbour County Extension Office (334) 687-5688 by February 25.

Address:
217 North Eufaula Ave
Eufaula, AL 36027

Contact:
Allie Logan
corcoja@aces.edu
(334) 687-5688

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Fish & Water, Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Urban Extension, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

Get Dirty @ the Library

Florence-Lauderdale Public Library, 350 N. Wood Avenue Florence AL, 35630

A series of four classes held at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library. This will be FREE to the public and cover timely topics for spring. February 13th – Butterfly Gardens; February 20th – Bedding Plants; February 27th – Plant Propagation 101; March 5 – All About Tomatoes..

Address:
Florence-Lauderdale Public Library
350 N. Wood Avenue
Florence, AL 35630

Contact:
Taylor Reeder
tav0001@auburn.edu
(256) 284-3024

FREE Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Colbert County, Franklin County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Limestone County

Friday, February 28, 2020

Beef Cattle Short Course – West Central AL

Fayette County Extension Office, 650 McConnell Loop Fayette AL, 35555

The Beef Systems Short Course is a four-night lecture series covering the fundamentals of beef production. There is a $40 registration fee, and all participants will receive a copy of Extension’s recently updated Alabama Beef Handbook. If you wish to attend please RSVP by Feb 10th to the Fayette County Extension Office.
Phone: 205-932-8941
Email: rrb0006@aces.edu

Address:
Fayette County Extension Office
650 McConnell Loop
Fayette, AL 35555

Contact:
Paul Vining
tpv0001@aces.edu
(256) 214-9630

$40.00 Livestock, Colbert County, Fayette County, Franklin County, Lamar County, Lauderdale County, Lawrence County, Limestone County, Marion County, Morgan County, Walker County, Winston County

Forest Principles, Practices, and Stewardship for Landowners

Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest, Moores Mill Rd Auburn AL, 36830

This 6-week online course teaches forestry basics for landowners who want to start being more proactive with their forestland management. Land management professionals will present information on topics such as determining the best forest type for your property, locating boundary lines and map reading, forest tree measurements, forest thinning for timber and wildlife, and forest product markets. Learn at your own pace with the course wrapping up with an optional forestry field day where you can further your knowledge with hands-on activities and interact with forestry professionals and other landowners.

The course fee is $60.00 + tax and includes a notebook, course materials, and snacks, lunch, and activities during the field day.

Address:*
Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest
Auburn, AL 36830
*Field day: March 28, 2020, at Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest in Auburn, AL

Contact:
Dr. Adam Maggard
adm0074@auburn.edu
(334) 844-2401

Register Online

$60 Forestry, Forestry & Wildlife, forest priciples, land stewardship, landown

Tree Risk Assessment: A Guide to Safer Trees

Gulf Coast Regional Research & Extension Center, 8300 Hwy 104 Fairhope AL, 36345

Come join us and learn about assessing urban trees for risk. The workshop will introduce audiences to the concepts of tree risk assessment, identifying tree defects and the tools and methods for assessing risk. The workshop will have both indoor instruction and outdoor demonstrations.

Location:
Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center
8300 Hwy 104
Fairhope, AL 36532

Contact:
Arnold “Beau” Brodbeck
brodbam@auburn.edu
(251) 259-6507

Register Online

$30 Forestry & Wildlife, Statewide

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Forest Principles, Practices, and Stewardship for Landowners

Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest, Moores Mill Rd Auburn AL, 36830

This 6-week online course teaches forestry basics for landowners who want to start being more proactive with their forestland management. Land management professionals will present information on topics such as determining the best forest type for your property, locating boundary lines and map reading, forest tree measurements, forest thinning for timber and wildlife, and forest product markets. Learn at your own pace with the course wrapping up with an optional forestry field day where you can further your knowledge with hands-on activities and interact with forestry professionals and other landowners.

The course fee is $60.00 + tax and includes a notebook, course materials, and snacks, lunch, and activities during the field day.

Address:*
Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest
Auburn, AL 36830
*Field day: March 28, 2020, at Mary Olive Thomas Demonstration Forest in Auburn, AL

Contact:
Dr. Adam Maggard
adm0074@auburn.edu
(334) 844-2401

Register Online

$60 Forestry, Forestry & Wildlife, forest priciples, land stewardship, landown

Youth Wildlife Day

Landmark Park, 430 Landmark Drive Dothan AL, 36302

Join Alabama Extension and the National Wild Turkey Federation for a day of outdoor family fun to learn about conservation and wildlife. Activities will include:Live Animal Meet & Greet; Youth BB Gun Shooting Range; Fish Casting Practice; Youth Archery Range; Wildlife Biologist with Reptiles; “Skins & Skulls” Demonstration; Inflatable Jump House.

Address:
Landmark Park
430 Landmark Drive
Dothan, AL 36302

Contact:
Lucy Edwards
lee0003@aces.edu
(334) 774-2329

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Fish & Water, Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County Henry County, Houston County, Pike County