The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension is a statewide educational organization funded by federal, state and local governments that brings research-based education directly to individuals, families and communities. UGA Extension is dedicated to helping people find answers to questions related to agriculture, the environment, families & 4-H and Youth.
UGA Extension Dade County
114 Pace Drive
P.O. Box 550
Trenton, GA. 30752
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Feb 24 Cancer Prevention Cooking Class The USDA presents "Cooking for a Lifetime", a cancer prevention cooking class. Learn about reducing the risk of cancer, who should get screened for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer and how to get screened. Free PRIZES*, cookbook, and recipe tasting. *All who attend will be entered into a drawing for one of two fitness kits valued at $30 each. Ellijay, GA - (58.0 Miles)
Feb 28 Northeast Georgia Vegetable Production Meeting Topics will include variety selection, insect pest management, and pesticide safety. 1 hr Private Applicator Credit, 2 hr Category 21 Commercial Credit, 1 hour for all Commercial Applicator Categories. MUST pre-register to reserve meal. Blairsville, GA - (88.0 Miles)
Feb 28 Northeast Georgia Vegetable Production Meeting Annual overview on vegetable production in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Topics include variety selection, pest management, and effects of pesticides on the environment. One credit hour available for private applicators, 2 credit hours for commercial applicators with Category 21, and 1 credit hour for all other commercial categories. Dinner is provided, but pre-registration is required. Blairsville, GA - (88.0 Miles)
Pest Management Field Day link University of Georgia blueberry research will be on display at a field day in Alma next week
Flu Prevention link A healthy diet can also protect against the flu. Flu symptoms include fever, chills, cough, sore throat and runny nose.
Flower Gardens link Growing cut flowers at home is possible with the right knowledge.