The Barrow County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education.
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Walter Barnard Hill Award link Gaskin's career is focused on the use of conservation methods in traditional agriculture.
Succession Planting link Add new seeds or plants every two weeks for an extra-long harvest season.
Planting Conditions link After the anticipated dry spring weather, an active tropical storm season in the Atlantic Ocean is expected this summer.
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Apr 23 - Apr 27 Program Preview The state 4-H staff travels to each district to deliver programmatic changes and updates. Athens, GA - (19.0 Miles)
Apr 24 - Apr 26 Developing and Implementing HACCP for the Meat & Poultry Industry This workshop is designed to establish or improve an in-plant HACCP program. It it geared for supervisory-level employees who need to receive HACCP certification. -You MUST register by April 13, 2018. -Cost: $500 - this fee includes workshop materials, lunches, and break refreshments. -Lodging, parking, and evening meals are NOT included. -Please park in the South Campus Parking Deck, which is about a 6 block walk to the Food Science Building; the parking fee is $10/day. Athens, GA - (19.0 Miles)
Apr 24 - Apr 25 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF. Event Website: http://extension.uga.edu/calendar/?containstext=servsafe Moultrie, GA - (198.0 Miles)