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1009, 2016

Silvopasture and Goat-Herd Management Field Day

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Silvopasture is a sustainable agroforestry system that involves an intentional integration and management of trees, forages, and livestock in a single management unit.

The objective of this program is to educate forest landowners, farmers, and agricultural professionals, and eventually make them able to implement sustainable silvopasture practices to efficiently utilize their resources in order to benefit current as […]

209, 2016

Farm Folk Weekend

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Join folks at Camp McDowell on Labor Day weekend for Farm Folk Weekend! The weekend will include include class time, free time, old time dancing, and corn shucking, culminating with a brunch Sunday at the barn. Classes being offered include: Mushroom Foraging, Preserving/Pickling, Creek to Table, Flower Arranging, Small Animal Processing, Cheese Making, Soap Making, […]

2708, 2016

Eldenbridge Permaculture Design Course

By |August 27th, 2016||Comments Off on Eldenbridge Permaculture Design Course

Hosted by the Eldenbridge Institute: Permaculture is a holistic design science that is based in the observation of natural systems, with a goal to create regenerative systems that support human communities sustainably. This fall, the Eldenbridge Institute is hosting a Permaculture Design Certification (PDC) class starting the last weekend of August and running on six […]

2008, 2016

Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

By |August 20th, 2016||Comments Off on Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

On Saturday, August 20, 2016, 10:30am Petals from the Past is hosting: A Walking Tour – Apples, Pears, and Muscadines- Dr. Arlie Powell

Dr. Powell will discuss how to grow these fruits; variety selections, care and maintenance.   You will taste the varieties and walk through the orchards.

 

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

2506, 2016

Peer-to-Peer Training Workshops

By |June 25th, 2016||0 Comments

Series of free workshops held at S&B Farms in Eufaula, intended to help new and beginning farmers or anyone interested in growing vegetables or raising livestock. Trainings cover topics including season extension, irrigation, pest and weed control, budgeting, transplant production, harvesting, and more. For more information call Russell and Jewell Bean at 334-687-2532.

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206, 2016

Goat Meat Workshop

By |June 2nd, 2016||Comments Off on Goat Meat Workshop

Hosted by: Alabama A&M University’s Small Farms Research Center

Come learn from the experts, specialists, and experienced farmers on marketing goat meat, health-care maintenance, and government programs available. Scholarships are also available for those who are qualified. Workshop will be held June 2-3, 2016, from 9:00am-4:00pm on both days.

For more information about the Alabama A&M University’s […]

2805, 2016

Peer-to-Peer Training Workshops

By |May 28th, 2016||0 Comments

Series of free workshops held at S&B Farms in Eufaula, intended to help new and beginning farmers or anyone interested in growing vegetables or raising livestock. Trainings cover topics including season extension, irrigation, pest and weed control, budgeting, transplant production, harvesting, and more. For more information call Russell and Jewell Bean at 334-687-2532.

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2105, 2016

Mill Village BBQ

By |May 21st, 2016||Comments Off on Mill Village BBQ

Hosted by Grow Selma and Blackbelt Benefit Group:

Grow Selma and Blackbelt Benefit Group will be selling BBQ plates at Mill Village Community Garden & Food Park. Pete Halupka with Harvest Roots Farm & Ferment will be down from Mentone to teach about grafting and fermenting, as well!

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

705, 2016

Herb Workshop

By |May 7th, 2016||Comments Off on Herb Workshop

Hosted by Petals from the Past:

Workshop led by Debbie Boutelier.

Debbie Boutelier teaches nationally and gives many seminars on organic gardening, nutrition, the many aspects of herbs and other garden related topics.  She has been studying medicinal uses of herbs for over 10 years and completed a three year intensive study of the medicinal aspect of herbs at […]

3004, 2016

Peer-to-Peer Training Workshops

By |April 30th, 2016||0 Comments

Series of free workshops held at S&B Farms in Eufaula, intended to help new and beginning farmers or anyone interested in growing vegetables or raising livestock. Trainings cover topics including season extension, irrigation, pest and weed control, budgeting, transplant production, harvesting, and more. For more information call Russell and Jewell Bean at 334-687-2532.

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