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Events for May 3 — May 9, 2020

All in-person Extension events through August 8 are canceled due to coronavirus concerns. Contact your county Extension office about specific events.

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Monday, May 4, 2020

Alabama Cottage Food Testing SET 2

3200 W Meighan Blvd, 3200 W Meighan Blvd Gadsden AL, 35901

Watch the course online Then call Christy to schedule a time to take the test.

3200 W Meighan Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35901

Christy Mendoza
(205) 217-6495

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$25.00 Food Safety, Blount County, Cherokee County, Cullman County, DeKalb County, Etowah County, Jackson County, Madison County, Marshall County

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

AL Cottage Food Law- PHONE TESTING ONLY- Covington

Covington County Extension, 23952 AL Hwy 55 Andalusia AL, 36420

Cottage Food Law exam only will be given over the phone due to Covid-19.

Covington County Extension
23952 AL Hwy 55
Andalusia, AL 36420

Bridgette Brannon
(334) 714-1248

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$25 Food Safety, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

Urban Green: Back-2-Basics Wednesdays

The Back-2-Basics Gardening Webinar Series provides adult online training on basic gardening and landscaping, particularly for people living in urban areas where there is limited space. Back-2-Basics will run on Zoom each Wednesday starting April 1 through Wednesday, May 6 from 10:00-10:30 a.m. as follows:
NOTE: All session after April 15th will require online registration and will utilize a new Zoom Webinar Number/Link, which participants will receive up completing their online registration.
April 1 – Getting Ready to Garden with Hayes Jackson
April 8 – Controlling Weeds in your Garden with Marcus Garner
April 15 – Attracting Native Pollinators to your Garden with Allyson Shabel
April 22 – Container Gardens with Roosevelt Robinson
April 29 – Herbs for Urban Gardens with Sallie Lee
May 6 – Bioengineered Foods with Rudy Pacumbaba
May 13 Tool Talk Hayes Jackson
May 20 Equipment Maintenance Marcus Garner
May 27 Five Fabulous Perennials Allyson Shabel
June 3 Kitchen-Scrap Gardening: Growing tasty, healthy produce from clean kitchen scraps Roosevelt Robinson
June 10 10 Most Wanted Bugs in your Garden Sallie Lee
June 17 Saving Time & Water with Irrigation Rudy Pacumbaba

For first-time users, visit the Zoom Help Center at and click on Getting Started or watch the video “Join a Meeting” for instructions on how to participate. You do not have to set up a Zoom account to participate.

Professional Development Credits
Professional contact hours are being offered by the AAMU/UAH Regional In-service Center on the PowerSchool platform. To register, please review the tutorial video online at:

Then go to: and register. You must register in order to receive contact hours. a

• Course Title: UANNP/ACES – Urban Green B2B Webinar Series
• Course Number: 248661
• Section Number: 371712

Participants can earn up to 3 contact hours for the entire series. Call Jacqueline Rogers at (256) 372-5771 if you have problems registering on PowerSchool.

Contact Rudy Pacumbaba at for more information about this Series or other Alabama Extension gardening and landscaping programs.

Rudy Pacumbaba
(256) 425-8683

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FREE Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Urban Extension, Online, Statewide

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Raising Trees Webinar Series: Managing Pine Bark Beetle in Urban Landscapes

In light of last year’s drought pine bark beetles are expected to be a concern this summer. This seminar will discuss conditions that cause pine beetle outbreaks, bark beetle identification and management strategies for urban landscapes.

Beau Brodbeck

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FREE Fish & Water, Forestry & Wildlife, Online, Statewide

Friday, May 8, 2020

Saturday, May 9, 2020