Community and School Garden Coordinator
Becky Griffin, who has a long history of working with urban agriculture in metro Atlanta, was recently appointed community and school garden coordinator.
Southwest District Director Named
Mike Stewart, a former county administrator, is now head of UGA Extension's 41 southwest Georgia counties.
Georgia 4-H Tech Takeover
During summer camp at Rock Eagle, 4-H'ers were able to test their engineering skills with underwater robots thanks to a grant from HughesNet.
Outstanding Program: Ware Co.
Congratulations to Heidi Flowers and Ware County for their outstanding program, Leadership Waycross Agriculture Day. They coordinated a daylong tour of farms and classes to showcase the importance of agriculture to leaders and stakeholders.
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What is UGA Extension?
UGA Extension extends lifelong learning to the people of Georgia through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
UGA Extension helps Georgians become healthier, more productive, financially independent and environmentally responsible. Extension agents stay in touch with issues relevant to people in local communities through county Extension offices.
UGA Extension is a county, state and federal funded organization supported by specialists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the College of Family and Consumer Sciences.