Agriculture & Natural Resources
Areas where your Fannin County agent can help you include:
- Horticulture and Landscaping
- Soil Testing Service
- Water Quality Analyses
- Pond Management
- Plant Disease Diagnosis
- Weed Identification
- Insect Identification
- Row Crops and Pastures
- Master Gardener Program
Contact us for more information!
UGA Extension - Fannin provides testing services through The University of Georgia. There are many types of tests available such as water, soil, chicken litter, plant tissue, and radon.
Please contact the office at 706-632-3061 to learn test options, pricing, packaging, and office hours for bringing in your test samples. Results are usually available in 8 - 10 business days.
Soil Testing the Easy Way for instructions on taking a soil sample.
Soil tests are $9 per sample.
Soil tests provide information on the soil's actual nutrient status and are used to determine the amount and kind of nutrients that should be added to the soil for the desired crop.
- Basic Mineral - $23
- Bacteria Test - $46
- Radon - $40
Please contact the office to find out what other water tests are available.
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.