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Upcoming Local Programs, News, and Events:
- Fruit Tree Field Day, Friday, February 22nd
- Green Industry Update, Friday, March 1st
- Apple Grafting Workshops, Thursday, April 4, 2019
- Cherokee County Extension Blog
- ***NEW***2019 Cherokee County Master Gardener Seminar, Event, and Informational Brochure. ***NEW***
- Discount Six Flag Over Georgia and/or White Water tickets for Cherokee County 4-H members
- Current Cherokee County Master Gardeners Newsletters
- Take The 40 Gallon Challenge: Pledge to Save Water Today!
- Farmer's Markets :
- Upcoming Extension Programs Around Georgia
- ServSafe Certification Classes
- UGA's Cherokee County Georgia's Weather Station Current Weather Conditions.
For more information on Cherokee County agriculture programs and testing services, visit the Agriculture & Natural Resources page.
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Feb 11 - Feb 23 Journeymen Farmer Certificate Program UGA Extension in Carroll and Paulding Counties are hosting the Journeymen Farmer program that provides a comprehensive training for beginning farmers. The program requires a three-step training and focuses on production of small ruminants. The first two steps will take place over the course of three days. The third step will take place over the spring/summer. The program will be $75 per person. Registration deadline is February 4. To register for this program or for more information, please call the Carroll County Extension office at 770-836-8546. Carrollton, GA - (59.0 Miles)
Feb 20 - Feb 24 Georgia Junior National Livestock Show Georgia Junior National Livestock Show Perry, GA - (134.0 Miles)
Feb 22 Home Orchard Field Day Lecture topics to include: Recommended Varieties, Site Considerations, Disease and Insect Management. After lunch will be in the field, so dress for conditions. Hands on and demonstration of Pruning, Planting, Training, Tools and Spray Equipment. Registration limited to first 25. Materials Fee includes lunch, course materials, and door prizes. Woodstock, GA - (10.0 Miles)
Extension Academy link Leadership program prepares Extension personnel for leadership roles
Irrigation Maintenance link Disuse of irrigation equipment during the winter can result in leaks, dry rot and animals nesting within the machine.
Tree Season link Late winter is a great time to add foundation plants to the landscape.