Tag Archive: Meetings

Southwest Alabama Crop Production Meetings – February 15 or 16, 27 or 28

All producers are invited to attend Cotton and Peanut Production Meetings in Southwest Alabama in February 2018.  A meal will be served at all meetings, so please call 251- 867-7760 to reserve your spot. Cotton Production Meetings: Baldwin County – February 15 Farmers’ Federation Building, behind ALFA 21332 St. Hwy 59 S. Robertsdale, AL 36567 5:00 …

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Carinata Production Meetings October 6 & 8

Brassica carinata, commonly called Ethiopian mustard, is a promising oilseed crop with great potential as a profitable winter cover crop in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. Its high oil content and favorable fatty acid profile make it suitable for the biofuel industry, especially as a bio-jet fuel. Carinata prefers cool weather, making it suitable as a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/02/carinata-production-meetings-october-6-8/

Making 4-H Meetings Fun (and more manageable)

4-H Meetings should be fun for both the members and the volunteers. Club environments that cultivate belonging, mastery, independence, and generosity. Leading a 4-H club should be a fun and rewarding experience. Earlier this month, during our Make a Difference Monday Volunteer Leader Series, Tycee Prevatt shared some simple, but creative ideas to make club …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/03/making-4-h-meetings-fun-and-more-manageable/

Alabama Haylage Production Meetings May 13 & 15

Alabama Extension is hosting Haylage, aka. Baleage, or Round Bale Silage Production Meetings, May 13th in New Brockton and May 15 in Headland, Alabama.  While these are sponsored programs with no registration fee, participants are asked to RSVP by May 9th, so that adequate food can be prepared. Downland the printer friendly flyer:  2014 Haylage …

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Explore and Create with Nature at your 4-H Club Meetings

As the autumn temperatures continue to fall, and we fill our days and evenings with more time outside, many of us yearn to enjoy the natural beauties of the environment without the humidity, extreme heat, and summer insects. During the activity portion of each 4-H Club meeting is a great time to explore and create …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/22/explore-and-create-with-nature-at-your-4-h-club-meetings/

Making a Difference with Effective 4-H Club Meetings

Last night, Dr. Paula Davis taught us how we can make a difference by empowering youth to plan and lead effective club meetings.  We even practiced parliamentary procedure by making trail mix.  Whitney Cherry explained proper 4-H emblem usage and how to secure permission to use the 4-H name and emblem for your club. All …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/09/17/making-a-difference-with-effective-4-h-club-meetings/