UGA Extension Office


Welcome to UGA Extension Coweta County!

UGA Extension Coweta County is a partnership of The University of Georgia, Coweta County Government, Fort Valley State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  It exists to serve all the people of Coweta County in 3 different program areas. You will find more information on these program areas by clicking the links below. 


Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Goergia Citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and family.

Main Areas

Agriculture & Natural Resources

4-H Youth Development

Family & Consumer Sciences

Exciting News

Master Gardener Extension Volunteers' Scholarship Opportunity

The Coweta County MGEV's will be awarding $1500 scholarships to students who wish to pursue or are pursuing a degree in horticulture, agriculture, environment science or related field. If you are one of those students, we would love for you to apply.

Applications much be received no later than March 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

To apply, please complete the Scholarship Application and return with supporting documentation to the Coweta County Extension office at 255 Pine Road, Newnan, Ga 30263 or email to


UGA Extension Master Gardners Volunteer Program
Extension News
Top Farmer link Peach and timber grower takes the top spot as the state’s best farmer. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 3/19/2019
El Nino Impact link Wet winter could lead to delayed plantings for some farmers this spring. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson | Published: 3/15/2019
Forage Management link Lisa Baxter is UGA Extension's newest forage agronomist, based on the UGA Tifton campus. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson | Published: 3/15/2019
Spring Herbs link No matter how they're used, herbs can make an exciting addition to any landscape. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson, Bob Westerfield | Published: 3/11/2019
Georgia Project WET link UGA's 4-H20 program teaches children the importance of water conservation. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson, Bob Westerfield, Bryce Ethridge | Published: 3/11/2019
Soil Erosion link The makeup of your soil can affect the amount of erosion that can occur. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson, Bob Westerfield, Bryce Ethridge, Bob Westerfield | Published: 3/11/2019
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