Mission of Bleckley County Cooperative Extension
The Bleckley County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
The Bleckley County Extension Office extends a wealth of information and education to its citizens through various program areas. Some of the most popular services include:
- 4-H & Youth Programs
- Soil and Water Testing for Agricultural Producers and Homeowners
- Soil & Water Conservation Programs
- Guidance and Advice on Food Safety and Preservation
- Health Programs like Walk Georgia
- Research-Based Advice for Production Crops
Pests in Schools link Pest control operators across the Southeast can enroll in UGA program to learn to control pests in schools.
Peanut Achievement Club link Annual UGA Peanut Achievement Club meeting held in Jekyll Island, Georgia.
Vineyard Tour link Georgia wine growers open up their vineyards for early August farm tour.
Williams Honored link At 75, 'Mr. Bamboo' still tends bamboo groves at UGA's coastal garden.
Mosquito Season link Mosquitos are on the move across Georgia.
Master 4-H'ers link Fifty Georgia 4-H members are now headed to national competition.
Hot and Humid link Normal summertime temperatures returned, but it was too hot to notice.
Creepy Crawlers link Worm-like, multi-leg critters come out at night and hunt for cockroaches.
Live from the Lab link Science questions and science answers available Live from the Lab this fall.
Turf & Ornamentals link Two educational sessions available to landscapers after UGA turf day on Aug. 9.
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