Farming 101: A Series for Small, Beginning, or Transitioning Farmers

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Farming 101: A Series for Small, Beginning, or Transitioning Farmers

April 5 @ 10:00 am - April 19 @ 3:00 pm

$10.00 – $50.00

From the organizers:

Hosted by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Pre-Registration is required: The Farming 101 program will held on Thursdays during the month of April at the Autauga County Extension office. The first meeting will be April 5th, and the last meeting will be April 19th. There will be two classes taught each day, one from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m., and one from 12:30 p.m. -” 2:30 p.m. Each class is $10, $20 for both classes per day, or entire course for $50 (Lunch is included)

Mail fee to: Autauga County Extension Office

2226 Highway 14 W

Suite E

Autaugaville, AL 36003

Call or e-mail: Darrue Sharpe: 334.361.7273 dzs0075@aces.edu

                             or Chip East: 256.846.0314 eastwil@aces.edu

 

Speakers and Topics:

  • April 5 (10:00-Noon) Livestock Management Small Scale Beef Production, Goats- Josh Elmore, Regional Extension Agent
  • April 5 (12:30-2:30 pm) Forage Management- Josh Elmore, Regional Extension Agent
  • April 12 (10:00-Noon) Basic Vegetable Production- Dr. Joe Kemble, Extension Vegetable Specialist
  • April 12 (12:30 pm-2:30 pm) Protected Production- (greenhouse and high tunnel) Dr. Chip East, Regional Extension Agent
  • April 19 (10:00-Noon) Open Field Conventional and Organic (bioinsecticidal) Approaches; High Tunnel Pest Exclusion System and Beneficial Insects- Dr. Ayanava Majumdar, Extension Entomologist
  • April 19 (12:30-2:30) Fruit Production- Dr. Chip East, Regional Extension Agent

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(Copy & Paste this form to send)

Please pre-register by calling the Autauga County Extension Office at 334.361.7273 by Monday, April 2nd.

PRE-REGISTRATION FORM

Name(s):_______________________________________________________________________

Address:_______________________________________________________________________

City:_______________________Zip Code:____________County:__________________________

Phone #:___________________E-Mail Address:____________________________________

_______# of Participants   X   $50 =              Total Amount Enclosed:_______________________

Return Pre-Registration Form and Payment by Monday, April 2 to:

Autauga County Extension Office

2226 Highway 14 W

Autaugaville, AL 36003

Make check payable to: Alabama Cooperative Extension System

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Details

Start:
April 5 @ 10:00 am
End:
April 19 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
$10.00 – $50.00
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Organizer

Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Phone:
(256)372-4954
Website:
http://www.aces.edu/urban/

Venue

Autauga County Extension Office
2226 Highway 14 West
Autaugaville, AL 36003 United States
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