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The Lanier County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. 

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Upcoming Events
Aug 7 - Aug 8 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Lakeland, GA Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF.
Oct 2 - Oct 3 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Lakeland, GA Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF.
Dec 4 - Dec 5 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Lakeland, GA Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF.
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Extension News
40 Under 40 link Curry has participated in UGA blueberry research trials while serving as Appling County Agriculture and Natural Resources agent. By Clint Thompson, Julie Jernigan | Published: 7/13/2018
Dutta Honored link Tifton-based scientist will be honored at the Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable and Farm Market EXPO in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on Dec. 4. By Clint Thompson | Published: 7/10/2018
Conservation Innovation Grant link The grant supports UGA CAES research on the Tifton campus through July 2020. By Clint Thompson | Published: 2/15/2018
Peanut Lab link With new grant, UGA-based peanut lab continues work to fight hunger worldwide. By Allison Floyd | Published: 1/25/2018
New Fruit link Wild seeds from Australia may help scientists breed new fruit varieties. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 5/3/2018
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UGA Website for Hurricane Resources

Here you'll find resources from UGA Extension and the land-grant universities to assist families and communities in dealing with damage from Hurricane Matthew.


Upcoming Production Meetings

The following production meetings will be held in Berrien County at the Ag Services Building, 516 County Farm Road, Nashville, Georgia.  For catering purposes, please RSVP the week before each meeting to the Berrien County Extension Office, 229-686-5431, or the Lanier County Extension Office, 229-482-3895. We hope you will make plans to attend.  Private and commercial pesticide credits will be given.

 

Jan 10            Cotton Production Meeting                        6:00 pm

 

Jan 31            Tobacco Production Meeting                     Noon

 

Feb 07            Blueberry Production Meeting                   Noon

 

Feb 20            Peanut Production Meeting                       Noon

 

Feb 22            Weed Control Meeting                               6:00 pm

 

Mar 09            Pecan Meeting                                           Noon

 

 


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