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Events for October 4 — October 10, 2020

Most Extension events will be offered exclusively online through November 30 due to coronavirus concerns. In limited cases, certain events may be offered in-person following health and safety recommendations from the University and public health officials, including the Centers for Disease Control and the Alabama Department of Public Health.

Sunday, October 4, 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

ServSafe Training – Talladega

Talladega County Extension Office, 132 Court Street North Ashland AL, 35160

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:
Talladega County Extension Office
132 Court Street North
Ashland, AL 35160

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

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Calhoun County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Randolph County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

WREC Pod Blast Workshops

Henry County Ext. Office, 101 N. Doswell St Abbeville AL, 36310

Peanut Pod Blast workshop/ drive through Pod Blast program to determine optimum maturity of peanuts and when to dig.

Address:
Henry County Ext. Office
101 N. Doswell St
Abbeville, AL 36310

Contact:
James D. Jones
jonesja@aces.edu
3347261804

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Livestock, Urban Extension, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

ServSafe Class- Linden

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

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for retail food permit holders. This is a twq-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date. COVID 19 guidelines will be followed.

Address:
2400 E. Coats Ave
Linden, AL 36748

Contact:
Alice Moore
AMM0167@ACES.EDU
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Clarke County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Washington County, Wilcox County

ForestHER: Prescribed Fire

Online

ForestHER: Prescribed Fire is for any woman that owns forestland or is just interested in learning more about prescribed fire in a relaxed, fun, online setting. Join us during your lunch break as Forestry Professor, Dr. John Kush, discusses historic fire regimes and how prescribed fire can and should be used as an effective land management tool. Preregistration is required through the ZOOM link provided.

Contact:
Bence Carter
jbc0057@aces.edu
(334) 389-4055

Register Online

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

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

ServSafe Class- Linden

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

Food Safety Certified Food Protection Manager Course meeting Alabama Department of Public Health requirement for retail food permit holders. This is a twq-day class. Must register two weeks before the scheduled date. COVID 19 guidelines will be followed.

Address:
2400 E. Coats Ave
Linden, AL 36748

Contact:
Alice Moore
AMM0167@ACES.EDU
(334) 216-0738

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Choctaw County, Clarke County, Dallas County, Greene County, Hale County, Marengo County, Perry County, Pickens County, Sumter County, Tuscaloosa County, Washington County, Wilcox County

ServSafe Training – Talladega

Talladega County Extension Office, 132 Court Street North Ashland AL, 35160

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:
Talladega County Extension Office
132 Court Street North
Ashland, AL 35160

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

Register Online

$140 Food Safety, Calhoun County, Clay County, Cleburne County, Coosa County, Randolph County, Talladega County, Tallapoosa County

Back 2 Basics Wednesdays – Home Garden Vegetable Organic & Chemical Insecticide Overview

Online

These educational webinar series are to provide adult online training on basic gardening and landscaping for clients in limited space urban areas. Join the Home Grounds Team on Wednesdays to learn about basic urban limited space gardening.
Registration Link: http://www.aces.edu/go/B2Bzoom

Contact:
Rudy Pacumbaba
rop0001@aces.edu
(256) 425-8683

Register Online

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

FWNR Team Webinar Series

Online

• October 7
Alabama Extension Natural Resources Management Team: How We Can Help
Presenter: Norm Haley, Alabama Extension
• October 21
The Natural Shift: Converting from Loblolly or Slash Pine to Longleaf Over Time
Presenter: Ryan Mitchell, Alabama Extension
• November 4
Deer Management Wild Cards: Predators, Baiting & Disease
Presenter: Norm Haley, Alabama Extension
• November 18
o Alabama Black Bears
Presenter: Hannah Leeper, Auburn University, M.S. Student
• December 2
Longleaf Establishment and Management on Private Lands
Presenter: Ryan Mitchell, Alabama Extension
• December 16
Drone Applications in Forestry
Presenter: Kelvin Daniels, Alabama Forestry Commission

Contact:
Norm Haley
nvh0001@aces.edu
(256) 574-2143

Register Online

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Fish & Water, Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Online, Statewide

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Fall Virtual Field Trip to the Farm

525 SCHOOL STREET, 525 SCHOOL STREET Eufaula AL, 36027

Join ACES Extension Agents starting October 1 at 10 a.m. for a virtual field trip to the farm. We’ll be talking about the pumpkin patch, sunflowers, cotton, and peanuts. Join us on zoom or live on Facebook. Great opportunity for students to learn about what is happening on the farm during harvest!

Address:
525 SCHOOL STREET
Eufaula, AL 36027

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

Register Online

FREE Alabama 4-H, Crop Production, Farming, Fish & Water, Food Safety, Forestry & Wildlife, Home & Family, Lawn & Garden, Livestock, Poultry, Urban Extension, Youth Development, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Online, Pike County

Raising Trees Webinar: Cable and Bracing Trees

Online

The ANSI A300 and ISA Best Management Practices are the guides for installing supplemental support systems in trees, but it can be overwhelming to figure out on your own. Chris will walk you through each step of identifying structural problems, evaluating mitigation options, installing various supplemental support systems, and required maintenance. This presentation will also cover some of the tips, tricks, and pitfalls related to cabling, bracing, propping, and guying.

Contact:
Arnold BRodbeck
brodbam@auburn.edu
2512596507

Register Online

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

Friday, October 9, 2020

WREC Pod Blast Workshops

Henry County Ext. Office, 101 N. Doswell St Abbeville AL, 36310

Peanut Pod Blast workshop/ drive through Pod Blast program to determine optimum maturity of peanuts and when to dig.

Address:
Henry County Ext. Office
101 N. Doswell St
Abbeville, AL 36310

Contact:
James D. Jones
jonesja@aces.edu
3347261804

FREE Crop Production, Farming, Livestock, Urban Extension, Barbour County, Bullock County, Coffee County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Pike County

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Center Training

Online

Breastfeeding is becoming increasingly important to today’s parents. Many families are searching and comparing child care programs that are willing to support their decision to breastfeed and for providers that are educated on the best methods for feeding and caring for their infants. This two hour training will give you the knowledge you need to best support your breastfeeding families as well as help you get started on your journey to becoming an Alabama Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care provider.

Contact:
Helen H Jones
HERNDHJ@AUBURN.EDU
(334) 201-6775

Register Online

FREE Home & Family, Autauga County, Baldwin County, Barbour County, Bibb County, Bullock County, Butler County, Chilton County, Clarke County, Coffee County, Conecuh County, Covington County, Crenshaw County, Dale County, Elmore County Escambia County, Geneva County, Henry County, Houston County, Jefferson County, Lowndes County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Montgomery County, Online, Pike County, Shelby County, St. Clair County, Washington County