COMMODITY CONFERENCE AND REGIONAL AG TOURS ANNOUNCED
In addition to its statewide Commodity Producers Conference, the Alabama Farmers Federation will hold a series of regional tours and field days this summer. Events scheduled to date include:
Commodity Producers Conference, July 29-31 at the HealthSouth Convention Center in Birmingham. The event will include agritourism tours in Jefferson, Shelby and Talladega counties as well as leadership seminars. Contact Ginger Mullins, 1-800-392-5705, ext. 4293 or by email at email@example.com.
Greenhouse, Nursery and Sod Tour, Sept. 28 in Chilton, Shelby and Talladega counties. Participants will tour nursery, greenhouse, sod and tree farms in the tri-county area. Contact Brian Hardin, 1-800-392-5705, ext. 4217 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hay and Forage Field Day, July 10 at the Sand Mountain Research and Extension Center in Crossville. Activities will include harvesting demonstrations by equipment manufacturers as well as grazing demonstrations by researchers. Contact Perry Mobley, 1-800-392-5705, ext. 4221 or by email at email@example.com.
Horticulture Tour, July 15 in Chilton County. Participants will tour Petals from the Past Nursery, the Chilton Research and Extension Center as well as orchards and farm markets in the county. Contact Brian Hardin, 1-800-392-5705, ext. 4217 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.