Welcome to Early County!
UGA Extension helps Georgians become healthier, more productive, financially independent and environmentally responsible. Extension agents stay in touch with issues relevant to people in local communities through county Extension offices.
In the Early county Extension office we are fortunate to have three agents and offer programming in:
- Agriculture & Natural Resources
- 4-H Youth Development
- Family & Consumer Sciences
Some of our services include:
- Soil and Water Tests
- Research-based Advice for Production Crops
- 4-H Projects and Summer Camps
- Health Programs like Walk Georgia
- Food Safety Programs like ServSafe
Feel free to browse through our information, and contact us by phone or email with any questions!
Feb 25 Tree Cleanup and Chainsaw Safety Training for disaster recovery tree cleanup safety covering OSHA regulations, insect bites and stings, electrical/electrocution hazards, hand and power tools, slips, trips, and falls, and other related topics (personal protective equipment (PPE), equipment inspection, safe carry, and safe start). ISA credits available. Register online: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdxmjEYCE1q_snhuLLxJWSVZqtxLmCCb3mhkmv1faYqneLqBA/viewform or call 706-653-4200. Free; advanced registration required Columbus, GA - (75.0 Miles)
Apr 11 Area Poultry Judging Contest-Tift Co. Area Poultry Judging Contest-Tift Co. Tifton, GA - (89.0 Miles)
Nov 11 Cotton Boll and Consumer Judging- Tifton Cotton Boll and Consumer Judging- Tifton Tifton, GA - (89.0 Miles)
Tree Season link Late winter is a great time to add foundation plants to the landscape.
4-H at Capitol link Georgia 4-H members visit state Capitol to learn about legislative process.
2019 Flavor of Georgia link Final round of UGA's Flavor of Georgia contest set for March 19.