UGA Extension Office

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Master gardener flower garden at the Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Master Gardener flower garden at ACC Extension office
Spring flowers at the ACC Extension Garden
Spring flowers at the ACC Extension garden
monthly garden class

Free Monthly Gardening Classes

"Houseplants" will be held on Wednesday, July 25 from 6:00-7:30 at the Athens-Clarke County Public Library Auditorium.  This informative class will cover selecting the right houseplants, how to care for and maintain your houseplants, preventing pests and troubleshooting. Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome.  Please register by Tuesday, July 24 by emailing atedrow@uga.edu or calling (706) 613-3640.  

"Fall Vegetable Gardening" will be held on Wednesday, August 22 from 6:00-7:30 pm at the Athens-Clarke County Public Library Auditorium.  This informative class will cover general vegetable gardening guidelines for our area, what vegetables do best in fall weather and when to plant them, how to maintain, troubleshoot, and harvest your veggies.  Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome.  Please register by Tuesday, August 21 by emailing atedrow@uga.edu or calling (706) 613-3640. 


Shades of Green Newsletter
Photo by April Sorrow

Shades of Green Newsletter

Shades of Green is a monthly newsletter in electronic format produced by the Athens-Clarke County Cooperative Extension "from gardeners to gardeners".  The newsletter offers information specific to local gardeners, including:  seasonal articles, gardening tips, and a schedule of events of interest.  Submission of questions, as well as the sharing of photos and information is encouraged.  You may call Amanda Tedrow at (706) 613-3640, or email her with the form below for additional information or to be added to the mailing list.


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