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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

By |December 2nd, 2015||0 Comments

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 […]

2910, 2015

Hydroponics Workshop

By |October 29th, 2015||Comments Off on Hydroponics Workshop

Tennessee Valley Women in Agriculture and Alchemy Farms & Plants are hosting Dr Jeremy Pickens for a 101 Hydroponics workshop on October 29th.  Registration is available here.  Those further interested will be invited to an advanced course with Dr. Pickens and at the Alchemy Farms production facility in early 2016.

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

2910, 2015

2015 Regional Food & Farm Forum in Slocomb

By |October 29th, 2015||0 Comments

The Alabama Sustainable Agricultural Network will be hosting the second in its series of 2015 Regional Food and Farm Forums at Working Cows Dairy, Alabama’s only certified organic dairy!

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

 

WHEN AND WHERE:
Location:  5539 North State Hwy 103, Slocomb, AL  36375.
***Be sure to include “North” when using GPS/Maps/etc, and be […]

2010, 2015

Soil Health Workshop

By |October 20th, 2015||Comments Off on Soil Health Workshop

Presenters will discuss cropland and pastureland soil health and demonstrate evaluation techniques with table top demonstrations. Conservation practices and managements alternatives to improve soil health will be featured as well as possible assistance from USDA to implement practices on your farm.

To Pre-register, please contact:  Hannah South, Madison County NRCS Service Center, 256-532-1692 ext. 127, or e-mail hannah [dot] south [at] al [dot] usda [dot] gov.

Presenters:
Tibor […]

1410, 2015

Lee County Water Chemistry Workshop

By |October 14th, 2015||Comments Off on Lee County Water Chemistry Workshop

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 […]

1310, 2015

2015 Regional Food & Farm Forum in Mentone

By |October 13th, 2015||0 Comments

This is the first in a four-part series of Regional Food & Farm Forums hosted by the Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network (ASAN).  These Forums aim to open the floor for rich dialogue, knowledge-sharing, and relationship-building across ASAN’s network.  More on the series here.

Please pre-register if you plan to attend — click here for the registration […]