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!
Sep 4 - Oct 30 Columbus Master Naturalist Class The Georgia Master Naturalist is a nine week hands-on environmental education course that explores habitats and ecosystems in Georgia and human impacts on those environments. Our class will focus specifically on Central Georgia and urban ecosystems. Class will feature in-depth lectures from regional experts, kayaking in oxbow lakes, a geology hike at Providence Canyon, and other unique hands-on learning opportunities. Class size is limited. Deadline to register is August 6th. Call UGA Extension Columbus to register: 706-653-4200. Columbus, GA - (71.0 Miles)
Nov 10 SW Cloverleaf District Project Achievement for 4th-6th Graders SW Cloverleaf District Project Achievement for 4th-6th Graders Moultrie, GA - (65.0 Miles)
Apr 11, 2019 Area Poultry Judging Contest-Tift Co. Area Poultry Judging Contest-Tift Co. Tifton, GA - (89.0 Miles)
Georgia Cotton Crop link UGA Extension reports as high as 80 to 90 percent losses in some fields.
Hurricane Michael Totals link Harvest-season hurricane's impact will be deep and long lasting.
Vegetable Damage link Poised for harvest, many southwest Georgia vegetable growers lost their crop to Michael's high winds.