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Upcoming Events
  • Oct 27 UGA Extension Gwinnett Green Industry Update The program will offer five credit hours for Georgia Commercial Pesticide Applicators license in the following categories: Category 21, plant agriculture, Category 24, ornamental and turf, and Category 27, right-of-way. The program will also offer five CEUs for ISA Certified Arborists, five CEUs for the GCLP/GCPP certifications, and one credit in category 1 for Foresters. Lawrenceville, GA - (200.0 Miles)
  • Oct 30 2017 Georgia Exotic Pest Plant Council Annual Conference The program will have several experts give informative presentations on various aspects of invasive plants and their impact on the environment along with several outdoor hands-on activities in the afternoon. It will offer five credit hours for pesticide applicator licenses 21 (Plant Agriculture), 23 (Forestry) and 24 (Ornamental and Turf), 5.5 Arborists CEUs, and for the SAF Forester, seven credits in category one. Griffin, GA - (188.0 Miles)
  • Nov 2 Georgia 4-H Advisory Committee Meeting Georgia 4-H Advisory Committee is an organization that supports, sustains, and guides the Georgia 4-H program. Perry, GA - (91.0 Miles)
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Colquitt County Cooperative Extension

UGA Extension in Colquitt County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture, agriculture, food safety, nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for our youth and community. 

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Colquitt County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is backed by specialists and a network of resources.  Extension agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.

Extension News
  • Agricultural Awareness Day link Hands-on demonstrations and educational opportunities provide local elementary school students with modern agricultural knowledge. By Julie Jernigan | Published: 10/20/2017
  • 'Bolivian Sunset' link A native of Bolivia and Peru, this ground cover is cold hardy from zones 8 and up. By Julie Jernigan, Norman Winter | Published: 10/19/2017
  • Sunbelt Expo link The Sunbelt Agricultural Expo, an annual event that celebrates agriculture, showcases research and facilitates agricultural education, concludes Thursday in Moultrie, Georgia. By Julie Jernigan, Norman Winter, Clint Thompson | Published: 10/18/2017
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