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With the new year in full swing, Extension has several informative events coming up. Please mark your calendars for the Gulf Coast Fruit and Vegetable Meeting on January 29 at the Jon Archer Agricultural Center, 1070 Schillinger Road North, Mobile, AL  36608 – 7:30 A.M. until 12:30 P.M. All Fruit and Vegetable growers are encouraged to attend.  You will be able to renew your Mobile County Grower's Permits and renew your membership in the Mobile County Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association.  The day is packed with educational opportunities. RSVP by Friday, January 19. 251-574-8445

Also, please plan on attending a pruning demonstration on February 19, Jon Archer Agricultural Center, 1070 Schillinger Rd. N., Mobile, AL 36608 – 9:00 am until Noon. We will be pruning various fruit crops, roses and ornamentals and also have time for hands-on learning. We will also address tools and safety aspects of pruning for you and your plants. Please bring your pruning shears! 

In additon to these events,  on Monday, March 19, there is a Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Food Safety Training Session – Washington County Extension Office, Fran Turner Hall Bldg., 25 Court Street Chatom, AL  36518. 

Please see this flyer for an agenda and more information!

2018 Gulf Coast Vegetable Meeting.docx


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