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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. 

Mission

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 Karen.Mansour@uga.edu

 


UGA Extension Master Gardners Volunteer Program
Extension News
Pecan Course link Daylong workshop will cover variety selection, pest management, irrigation and fertilization. By Bryce Ethridge | Published: 3/25/2019
Mosquito-borne Virus link Use insect repellent and wear long sleeves and pants to protect yourself. By Bryce Ethridge, Elmer Gray | Published: 3/25/2019
Spring Ant Control link Labels and patience are the keys to safe, effective fire ant control. By Bryce Ethridge, Elmer Gray, Merritt Melancon | Published: 3/18/2019
Top Farmer link Peach and timber grower takes the top spot as the state’s best farmer. By Bryce Ethridge, Elmer Gray, Merritt Melancon, Sharon Dowdy | Published: 3/19/2019
El Nino Impact link Wet winter could lead to delayed plantings for some farmers this spring. By Bryce Ethridge, Elmer Gray, Merritt Melancon, 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 Bryce Ethridge, Elmer Gray, Merritt Melancon, Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson | Published: 3/15/2019
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