Upcoming ANR Events
Feb 11 - Feb 23 Journeymen Farmer Certificate Program Carrollton, GA - (85.0 miles) UGA Extension in Carroll and Paulding Counties are hosting the Journeymen Farmer program that provides a comprehensive training for beginning farmers. The program requires a three-step training and focuses on production of small ruminants. The first two steps will take place over the course of three days. The third step will take place over the spring/summer. The program will be $75 per person. Registration deadline is February 4. To register for this program or for more information, please call the Carroll County Extension office at 770-836-8546.
Feb 23 Wildlife and Food Plot Managment for Small Acreages Appling, GA - (84.0 miles) Join UGA Cooperative Extension for our first ever Wildlife and Food Plot Management educational seminar. The purpose of this course is to introduce the small acreage landowner in land management practices that can readily be employed to improve wildlife habitat.
Feb 23 Pruning Tips for Homeowners Workshop Newnan, GA - (67.0 miles) Coweta County Master Gardener Extension Volunteer are offering a presentation on the reasons why, when and how to prune common shrubs and bushes in your yard. Come learn the basics and have opportunity to ask questions about your plants. This will conducted on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 10:00 am at the Coweta County Extension Office.
Feb 25 Lunch & Learn: Lawn Care 101 Forsyth, GA - (22.0 miles) Join Monroe County Extension in a monthly Lunch & Learn for informative programs and a delicious lunch! With Spring just right around the corner your lawn is about to kick it into high gear and come out of dormancy! Get ahead of the game and prepare yourself for a successful growing season by learning lawn care management strategies from Caitlin Jackson, UGA Extension Monroe County ANR Agent.
Feb 28 Mastitis and Milk Quality Workshop, Spring 2019 Madison, GA - (26.0 miles) A Spring workshop on Mastitis and Milk Quality will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019. The workshop will begin at 11:00 am and conclude with a question and answer session beginning at 2:00 pm. Best Milking Practices, Mastitis treatment, and animal diet will be presented by UGA CAES Animal and Dairy Science Department and the College of Vet Medicine specialists. The workshop and lunch is a joint program of Morgan and Greene County Extension Offices is sponsored by GA Milk Producers, Inc.
Feb 28 Seed Starting Jeffersonville, GA - (47.0 miles) Learn how to start growing your own crops for spring planting. FREE seed trays!
Mar 16 4-H Zumbathon® Charity Event Griffin, GA - (33.0 miles) Dance, Step, & Shake to benefit Spalding County 4-H! Pre-Registration is $15 before Friday, March 15, 2019, and $20 the day of the event. Registration for active 4-H members $5. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Shirts are $15 add $2 for XXL and $4 for XXXL. 100% of proceeds go to fund 4-H Programs in Spalding County. Pre-order your shirt today as certain sizes SOLD OUT at last year's event! The theme will be St. Patrick's Day come blinging that GREEN!
Mar 23 NE Cloverleaf District Project Achievement (Grades 4 - 6) Athens, GA - (53.0 miles) 4-H'ers in grades 4 - 6 will compete in District Project Achievement.
Mar 23 NW District Project Achievement for 4th-6th Graders Winston, GA - (71.0 miles) NW District Project Achievement for 4th-6th Graders
Mar 25 Lunch & Learn: Helping Your Child Deal With Stress Forsyth, GA - (22.0 miles) Join Monroe County Extension in a monthly Lunch & Learn for informative programs and a delicious lunch! Standardized tests, school, extracurricular activities, friends...there are numerous stress tipping points for youth in 2019. Learn strategies for helping your child deal with stress in a healthy and productive way from Courtney McElveen, UGA Extension Monroe County 4-H and Youth Development Agent