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UGA Cooperative Extension Office in Cobb County
Your Cobb County Extension Staff ANR, FACS, 4-H
4-H- 2017 Cotton Bowl & Consumer Judging Competition Top Honor Winners From Cobb Being Recognized By The Cobb County Board Of Commissioners
ANR-Master Gardener Extension Volunteers -2017 Volunteer Hours Check Presentation To The Cobb County Commissioners, Valued At $575,874.00
FACS- Relationship Smarts Graduation Ceremony

Our Mission

The mission of UGA Cobb Extension is to extend lifelong learning to the citizens of Cobb County through unbiased, research-based education in urban agriculture/horticulture, the environment, communities, youth and families.


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Upcoming Events
  • Aug 18 - Aug 19 Jonesboro Farmers Market The Jonesboro Farmers Market is attracting more vendors and urban farmers to the market this year. There is no charge for farmers/vendors to participate at the market, which makes the market unique. The market's vendors include urban farmers with a variety of locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables, cottage food vendors with an array of homemade products and a handful of vendors selling house plants and vegetable seedlings to start your backyard garden. UGA Clayton County Master Gardener Extension volunteers are at every market day sharing Extension gardening information. The market will also continue its live food preparation/nutrition demonstrations on occasional market days. Jonesboro, GA - (31.0 Miles)
  • Aug 18 Saturday @ the Rock: Basics of Water Bath Canning The Basics of Water Bath Canning August 18th, 2018 Time: 9:30-11:30am Cost: $7 Age: 11 and Up Max: 30 Participants Research- based canning and safe food preservation methods. Why limit fresh fruits and vegetables to spring and summer when you could have fresh food straight from the garden all year long? Learning how to can and preserve food properly guarantees healthy, nutritious food year-round for the entire family. Join us as we learn about food preservation from an expert! Eatonton, GA - (80.0 Miles)
  • Aug 19 Fulton County 4-H Open House Join Fulton County 4-H for our 2018-2019 4-H Open House! This event will include information about all of our programs for the upcoming school year. This is a perfect event for new and returning families alike. Not sure what we have to offer? Drop-in to learn more about our diverse opportunities. Fulton County 4-H provides programming for youth in K-12th grade. Our programs include: *Community club at the Atlanta History Center *Gardening club *STEM club *Public speaking contests *BB shooting sports team *Competitions and contests *Leadership retreats for middle and high school youth *Community service and citizenship *Healthy living programming *Summer overnight and day programs *Teacher workday programs Atlanta, GA - (11.0 Miles)
  • Aug 22 Jonesboro Farmers Market The Jonesboro Farmers Market is attracting more vendors and urban farmers to the market this year. There is no charge for farmers/vendors to participate at the market, which makes the market unique. The market's vendors include urban farmers with a variety of locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables, cottage food vendors with an array of homemade products and a handful of vendors selling house plants and vegetable seedlings to start your backyard garden. UGA Clayton County Master Gardener Extension volunteers are at every market day sharing Extension gardening information. The market will also continue its live food preparation/nutrition demonstrations on occasional market days. Jonesboro, GA - (31.0 Miles)
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New 2019 Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Applications:

2019 MGEV APPLICATION