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1302, 2016

Tree Fruits in the Home Garden Workshop

By |February 13th, 2016||Comments Off on Tree Fruits in the Home Garden Workshop

Hosted by Petals from the Past:

Workshop led by Dr. Arlie Powell.

10:30 – 12:00 Dr. Powell will discuss variety selection, care and maintenance of tree fruits such as apples, pears, figs, oriental persimmons, peaches, and nectarines.
12:00 – 1:30 Lunch – You may bring your own lunch if you wish. Lunch will be available in the Educational barn. […]

1102, 2016

Annie’s Project – Huntsville

By |February 11th, 2016||Comments Off on Annie’s Project – Huntsville

Farm business management training course specifically for women in agriculture.  Course is divided into three 6-hour sessions (10am-4pm) on February 11th, 18th, and 25th.  Pre-register here by February 9.  Cost is $50 for the entire course.  More information contact Theresa Jones, Regional Extension Agent, at 256-509- 5908, or email rosscth@aces.edu.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  […]

1002, 2016

“Localizing the Business of Food” Workshop

By |February 10th, 2016||Comments Off on “Localizing the Business of Food” Workshop

Hosted by the West Georgia Farmers’ Cooperative:

The West Georgia Farmers’ Cooperatives presents their 2nd annual Small Farm and Agriculture Workshop entitled, “Localizing the Business of Food”, on February 10, 2016 in Lagrange, GA.  Come and hear local, state, and government experts teach about:

Healthy Soil Basics
Livestock Management/Marketing
Growing and Selling Your Produce
Food Cooperatives
Backyard Growing
And much more

Cost is $25.00 per person […]

902, 2016

Farming 101 Series

By |February 9th, 2016||Comments Off on Farming 101 Series

Hosted by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System:

Weekly series of workshops for small, beginning, and/or transitioning farmers.  Topic schedule and more details can be found here.  Cost is $10 per session or $50 for the full series.  Pre-registration is required. Series begins February 2 and runs weekly through March 22, on Tuesday evenings from 6-9pm in […]

202, 2016

Farming 101 Series

By |February 2nd, 2016||Comments Off on Farming 101 Series

Hosted by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System:

Weekly series of workshops for small, beginning, and/or transitioning farmers.  Topic schedule and more details can be found here.  Cost is $10 per session or $50 for the full series.  Pre-registration is required. Series begins February 2 and runs weekly through March 22, on Tuesday evenings from 6-9pm in […]

3001, 2016

Medicinal Plants of Alabama

By |January 30th, 2016||Comments Off on Medicinal Plants of Alabama

Hosted by the Birmingham Botanical Gardens:

“This class identifies over one hundred medicinal plants native to Alabama, examines their natural environments, and explores their roles in botanical medicines of the past and present. The instructor will cover the history and development of American botanical medicine, the habitats of native medicinal plants, historical methods of collection and […]

212, 2015

2015 Regional Food & Farm Forum in Jemison

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The Alabama Sustainable Agricultural Network will be hosting the fourth and final event in its series of 2015 Regional Food and Farm Forums at Petals from the Past in Jemison on Wednesday, December 2.

Please pre-register if you plan to attend!  Click here for registration page.

WHEN AND WHERE:
Location:  Petals from the Past, 16034 County Road 29, Jemison, AL  35085

The Forum […]

1911, 2015

Alabama Fruit and Vegetable Conference and Tradeshow

By |November 19th, 2015||0 Comments

The Alabama Fruit and Vegetable Conference offers many opportunities for education through,  farm tours, on-site learning, educational sessions with topics featuring fruit and vegetable production, marketing and funding, and integrated pest management of insects and diseases. Please visit the website for more information.

 

 

 

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across […]

1711, 2015

2015 Regional Food & Farm Forum in Africatown

By |November 17th, 2015||Comments Off on 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forum in Africatown

The Alabama Sustainable Agricultural Network will be hosting the third in its series of 2015 Regional Food and Farm Forums at the Mobile County Training School in the historic Africatown community on the north side of Mobile.

Please pre-register if you plan to attend!  Click here for registration page.

WHEN AND WHERE:
Location:  Mobile County Training School, Whippets Den (Alumni Wing)
800 […]

711, 2015

Shelby County Water Chemistry Monitoring Training

By |November 7th, 2015||Comments Off on Shelby County Water Chemistry Monitoring Training

Hosted by Alabama Water Watch.   Pre-registration (required) is at http://www.alabamawaterwatch.org/training-workshops/.  Please wear clothes and shoes that you don’t mind getting wet or dirty. Please bring a sack lunch and something to drink. If it’s sunny, consider sunscreen and a hat – if weather permits, there will be fieldwork.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As […]