Agriculture & Natural Resources
Dec 12 - Dec 13 SW 4-H Agent Update SW 4-H Agent Update Tifton, GA - (26.0 Miles)
Jan 6, 2018 - Jan 8, 2018 Counselor Selection Weekend Georgia 4-H'ers try out at Rock Eagle 4-H Center for a coveted summer counselor position at one of Georgia's five 4-H centers. Eatonton, GA - (153.0 Miles)
Jan 10, 2018 - Jan 11, 2018 ServSafe Manager Certification Training and Exam UGA Rockdale County Extension provides the Nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for food service managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF. The training is from 8:45am-3:30pm, both days. $140.00 Conyers, GA - (177.0 Miles)
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.
Trapping Ambrosia Beetles
Ambrosia Beetle traps are simple to make and can alert pecan growers of incoming ambrosia beetle population allowing pecan producers control, before beetles damage young trees. These traps were made out of oak limbs, and were painted with white paint to see if the beetles would stay away from the painted areas.