UGA Extension Office


About Crawford County Extension

The University of Georgia Crawford County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families. See more information about our services in:

Avian Influenza: Protect Your Flocks
Vegetable Gardening in Georgia
4-H Summer Programs
Before you start digging in your garden this spring, get your soil tested first!
Upcoming Events
  • Aug 22 - Aug 24 Childcare Provider Workshop Series August 22, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Mandated Reporter Child Abuse Training Understand the critical role in protecting children from child abuse by learning the types and signs of abuse and neglect. You will also learn the expectations in Georgia for mandated reporting; the process to follow when reporting and how you can incorporate what you have learned into the policy at your child care facility. August 24, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Dare to be Messy The brain is a remarkable sensory processing machine. This workshop is designed to improve the ability of toddlers and preschoolers to play and function in their daily environments. We will explore ideas that support sensory art and positive play. A variety of sensory activities will be highlighted using hands-on participation. Macon, GA - (28.0 Miles)
  • Aug 23 - Aug 24 ServSafe Restaurant Manager Food Safety Certification You can improve your food safety and sanitation skills through a nationally recognized food safety sanitation course. The class is 16 hours by a Certified ServSafe Trainer of UGA Family and Consumer Sciences, Suzanne Williams. This course meets the new GA Food Code requirements and is certified through the National Restaurant Association and includes the course book, supplies, educational materials, exam, instruction, and refreshments. Successful completion of the exam provides certification. The class fee of $140.00 includes course book, supplies, educational materials, exam, instructions, and refreshments. Lunch is on your own. Albany, GA - (78.0 Miles)
  • Aug 23 Bee Education Class Join the Walton County Extension Office to learn about bees! Honey bees have been the Official State Insect of Georgia since 1975, and a subject of teaching and inquiry at the University of Georgia for decades. These marvelous insects are manageable and are used to produce honey and pollinate crops. They are practical models of biological organization and social behavior. Honey bee research at the University of Georgia addresses sustainable bee health management issues as well as more basic questions on bee pollination and foraging ecology. In all its endeavors, the UGA Honey Bee Program aims to develop research, teaching and extension initiatives that are locally responsive while globally relevant. Monroe, GA - (78.0 Miles)
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Extension News
  • Cup Plant link Cup plant naturally collects rainwater for visiting wildlife to enjoy. By Norman Winter | Published: 8/3/2017
  • Eclipse Safety link Eye safety is paramount when enjoying a solar eclipse. By Norman Winter, Merritt Melancon | Published: 8/3/2017
  • Watermelon Crop link Except for 200 to 300 acres, the majority of this year's watermelon crop has already been harvested. By Norman Winter, Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson | Published: 8/2/2017
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