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Year-round ACES training programs open to the public

Monthly extension webinars

  • 2018 Commercial Horticulture Webinar series (monthly at 9:00 a.m.): Topics: June 25: "Vegetable Insect Pest Monitorung Project Updates", Weed Control Update in Solanaceous Crops". Please visit the webinar archive for past recordings.
  • Agronomic crops webinar series: See all the past webinars and topics on this webpage.
  • 2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series is open to all public starting February 2 through December 1, at 2:00 p.m. See the flyer for all topics.

Agronomic crop field events

Commercial horticulture/specialty crop field events

  • Contact a Commercial Horticulture Regional Extension Agent for up-to-date event listing and for registering.
  • January - September 11, 2018 (8 a.m. to noon): Private Pesticide Applicator Training. Various locations. For more information, please visit this website.
  • February - June, 2018: Dallas County Farming 101 Series. Selma, AL. See the flyer here.
  • April - October, 2018 (11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.): Lunch and Learn Series. Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Please see the flyer for more information.
  • May 31, 2018 (6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.): Greenhouse Production Meeting. Dale County Extension Office, Ozark, AL. Includes Greenhouse construction, design, heating and cooling, plant selection and management. Please see the flyer for more information.
  • May 31, 2018: Scouting Schools Info for Cotton/row crops. Please see the flyer for more information.
  • June 5, 2018: Scouting Schools Info for Cotton/row crops. Please see the flyer for times and locations. 
  • June 12, 2018: Scouting Schools Info for Cotton/row crops. Please see the flyer for times and locations. 
  • June 13-14, 2018: Produce Safety Alliance Training. Normal, AL. See the flyer for more information.
  • June 19 - 20, 2018: Canned Food Preservation. Scottsboros, AL. See the flyer for more information.
  • June 21, 2018: Strawberry Production Meeting, Hartselle, AL. Starting at 5:00 p.m.
  • June 29, November 30: Precision Agriculture 2017- 2018 Workshops. E.V. Smith Research Center Conference room, Shorter, AL. Click here for more information.
  • July 10, 2018 (8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.): Athletic Turf Workshop. Andalusia, AL. USDA Auditorium. See flyer for more information.
  • July 31, 2018: Auburn University Turfgrass Field Day. 

Out-of-state events

  • November 27-29, 2018: Deep South Turf Expo. Biloxi, MS.
  • January 25-26, 2019: Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (SSAWG) Annual Conference, Little Rock, AR. 

If you would like to send us any event announcement or other information, then please emailbugdoctor@auburn.edu

Compiled by Dr. Ayanava Majumdar, Extension Entomologist, and 

Ann Chambliss, Extension Associate


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