Please note:  The OTPS/OTPC Exam Review Class that was scheduled for Friday, January 6, 2017 has been rescheduled for the following Friday on January 13th.  This was changed since the majority of attendees were coming to Birmingham from across the state.  Questions?  Contact the AGITC office at 205-981-2326.

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Gardening in the South – Extension Daily

Rainwater collection ready (Fri, 30 Dec 2016)
Alabama — Rainwater collection is an important skill to master. By learning how to collect rainwater and use that water efficiently, gardeners and homeowners can rely on more than just a water hose for quick access to clean water. Another plus – rainwater is completely free! Alabama Cooperative Extension Systems agent Sallie Lee has tips ... The post Rainwater collection ready appeared first on Extension Daily.
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Horticulture Gifts for Christmas (Tue, 20 Dec 2016)
Auburn, Alabama — With Christmas around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about gifts. Whether it’s for a gardener, from the garden or for the garden, there are many suitable horticulture gifts for Christmas. Horticulture Gifts for Gardeners Gloves A great gift to give a gardener is a good pair of gardening gloves. Gloves ... The post Horticulture Gifts for Christmas appeared first on Extension Daily.
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Amaryllis- The perfect holiday plant (Sat, 17 Dec 2016)
Auburn, Alabama — Amaryllis is a popular potted plant that is given during the holiday season. The Amaryllis starts out as a beautiful bulb that flourishes into a large, strikingly colorful bell-shaped flower. Since many are timed to bloom in winter, they add color to indoor décor during the holidays. Amaryllis can come in many ... The post Amaryllis- The perfect holiday plant appeared first on Extension Daily.
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Using nature for fall and holiday decoration (Thu, 15 Dec 2016)
AUBURN, Ala. – Why go out and spend hundreds of dollars on fall and holiday decorations when you could just walk out into your backyard and find them? With Pinterest being more popular than ever, there is a new trend to craft your own unique wreaths, table centerpieces and Christmas decorations. Mallory Kelley, a regional agent ... The post Using nature for fall and holiday decoration appeared first on Extension Daily.
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How to Preserve Evergreens (Mon, 12 Dec 2016)
Auburn, Ala. – With the holiday season, evergreen clippings and wreaths add festivity to any space. It is necessary to take the proper steps to preserve them! Here is what you need to know how to keep your holiday evergreens fresh. When to Purchase: Greenery clippings will be the freshest for approximately two weeks after ... The post How to Preserve Evergreens appeared first on Extension Daily.
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