Agriculture & Natural Resources
Prices for General Soil & Water Testing
- Basic Soil Test: $8.00 per test
- Soil Testing in Georgia
- Soil Testing for Home Lawns, Gardens and Wildlife Food Plots
- Basic Water Test: $22.00 per sample (mineral content)
- Bacteria in Drinking Water: $46.00 (includes shipping)sting Services
Please feel free to contact us (706) 595-1815 for more details about these tests and other testing services which are available.
Newspaper Fact Sheet for the Week
Private Pesticide Applicators
Private Pesticide License laws are changing May 1, 2017. If you would like to get yours renewed before these changes take effect, here is some information for you!! Here at the McDuffie County Extension Office, we are glad to help with any questions you may have!
We have several upcoming webinars for commercial and private pesticide applicators. If you or someone you know would like to watch one of these webinars, feel free to come watch them here at the Extension Office. The dates and time are listed below, and as always, you can call the office with any other questions
Dec 12 Becoming Independently Healthy Learn how to eat better and move more through this hands-on nutrition and low impact exercise class. Madison, GA - (54.0 Miles)
Dec 19 Small and Beginning Farmer Workshop UGA Extension is partnering with Athens Land Trust to provide a program for new and small scale farmers to learn what services and assistance is available to make their farms profitable. The program will include representatives from: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Farm Service Agency (FSA) UGA Small Business Development Center (SBDC) UGA Extension Athens Land Trust To register, please call(706)743-8341 by Dec. 15 Crawford, GA - (46.0 Miles)
Jan 6, 2018 - Jan 8, 2018 Counselor Selection Weekend Georgia 4-H'ers try out at Rock Eagle 4-H Center for a coveted summer counselor position at one of Georgia's five 4-H centers. Eatonton, GA - (49.0 Miles)
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.