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
- Guidance and Advice on Food Safety and Preservation
- Health Programs like Walk Georgia
- Research-Based Advice for Production Crops
Grazing School 2017 link Advanced grazing school promises to get into the weeds on topics including advanced fencing systems and soil health.
Brown-eyed Susan link Brown-eyed Susan is native to most of the country and cold hardy from Texas to Minnesota.
Drink Water link Unless you are an athlete, sports drinks are not the best choice for staying hydrated.
Peanut Crop link According to UGA Extension agronomist Scott Monfort, there are 828,000 certified peanut acres planted in Georgia this year.
New Faculty Tour link Tour stops at UGA Griffin and Tifton campuses.
Panicle Hydrangeas link Panicle hydrangeas are smaller and have more flowers than their mophead cousins.
Cyberbullying link Parents need to prepare to equip teens to be resilient and kind while online.
Spalding FACS Agent link After two decades, Spalding County finally welcomes Family and Consumer Sciences Extension agent to community.
Reagan Noland link New Extension agronomist is responsible for commodities with farm gate value of more than $450 million.
Georgia's Corn Crop link If and when to irrigate are important decisions growers will make in preparation for harvest season.
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