DeKalb Extension and How we can help you?
UGA Extension DeKalb County works through a unique partnership through state and local county government, the University of Georgia and the US Department of Agriculture. Extension strives to enrich the lives of its constituents through education programming in many different program areas including:
2018 Plant Sale
We are now accepting plant orders for our annual sale through March 9. Plant pickup is scheduled for Saturday, March 17, at the DeKalb Cooperative Extension Office, located at 4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 200, Decatur. Plant varieties available include azaleas, blueberries, hydrangeas, gardenias and more. In addition, plant purchasers can attend one of the following homeowner gardening series seminars for free:
- Backyard Berries, Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 6:45 p.m.
- Care of Ornamental Plants in the Landscape, Thursday, March 1, at 6:45 p.m.
Both classes are held at the Extension Office. Registration is required and interested citizens not purchasing plants can register to attend for a $10 fee. For more information, click here for the complete flyer.
2018 Horticulture Homeowners Classes are Open
For our Homeowners wanting to beautify their yards, you may want to try our Homeowner's classes. Please review our Homeowner Series 2018 brochure. It tells a little about our upcoming classes that might help you take your gardening to the next level. please click here for this year's calendar, pricing and details.
2018 Family & Consumer Sciences Classes are Open
For our citizens wanting to learn more about food safety, nutrition, saving money, and preventing chronic disease, we have a class for you. Please review our brochure. Click here for this year's calendar, pricing and details.