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Upcoming Agricultural Events
Dec 11 Cooking for a Lifetime: Cancer Prevention Cooking School Watkinsville, GA - (64.0 miles) Learn about reducing the risk of cancer; who should get screened for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer; how to get screened. Free cookbook, recipe tasting and PRIZES*. FREE to attend! *All who attend will be entered into a drawing for one of two door prizes valued at $25 each.
Dec 12 STEM Club Atlanta, GA - (11.0 miles) Calling all future engineers, designers, and programmers, come join our new special interest STEM Club to learn about how 3D printers work, the design and engineering process, and future careers. This club will meet once a month afterschool at the Atlanta History Center and is open to 4th-6th graders. Club meetings are from 3:30 - 5:00pm. For more information, please contact Laurie Murrah-Hanson at
Dec 16 4-H Community Club Meeting Atlanta, GA - (11.0 miles) Join us at our next 4-H Community Club at the Atlanta History Center. The club is free and open to Fulton County youth in K-12th grades. We meet monthly on Sunday afternoons at the Atlanta History Center. Each club meeting includes community service, an educational lesson, and fun! For more information, contact Laurie Murrah-Hanson at
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Extension Agriculture News
  • Using Pesticides Wisely link In 2017, there were no reported cases of pesticide drift complaints in Georgia. By Clint Thompson | Published: 12/6/2018
  • Peanut Crop link Late spring rains pushed back peanut planting for many Georgia producers. By Clint Thompson | Published: 11/28/2018
  • Timber link It's best for producers not to salvage moderately damaged tree stands right away. By Andrew Sawyer | Published: 11/28/2018
  • Extension Vegetable Specialist link Andre da Silva's research focus at UGA-Tifton is with fertilizer and irrigation management in vegetables. By Bryce Ethridge | Published: 11/14/2018
  • Truffles link Truffles are beneficial fungi found on tree roots that help the host tree absorb minerals and water. By Bryce Ethridge | Published: 11/1/2018
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