Extension Serves the Entire Community
McIntosh County Extension offers a wealth of information and services for residents of our county. County Extension Coordinator and trained support staff provide educational programs as well as a number of services. Our 4-H agent creates and organizes youth educational programs including competitive events which will assist young people to develop citizenship, leadership, responsibility and life skills through experiential learning. Although we do not currently have an Agriculture and Natural Resources agent, we do have a place where you can “Ask An Expert” to find answers to your questions about horticulture, landscape and gardening information to residents, as well as water and soil testing and access to UGA informative publications. We can also offer and design educational programs for Family and Consumer Science community needs, provide research based information you can trust on money, home, health, food and family and and assist families on a budget learn to eat healthy.
Aug 19 - Aug 21 Georgia 4-H Clovers & Co. Rehearsal 2 Georgia 4-H Clovers & Co. Rehearsal 2 Eatonton, GA - (174.0 Miles)
Aug 19 Water Bath Canning: A hands-on learning experience Learn to can your own fresh foods with no additives or artificial preservatives in this unique, hands-on water bath canning workshop. As part of our lesson, we'll be preparing and canning fresh salsa to take home. You don't even need to have a garden to benefit––you can do this at home by purchasing fresh fruits and vegetables from the local Farmers Market. This workshop is great for the seasoned canner and beginners. $5 includes hands-on instruction, recipes, and a jar of homemade salsa. Eatonton, GA - (174.0 Miles)
Aug 26 - Aug 27 State Land Judging Contest State Land Judging Contest Fort Valley, GA - (166.0 Miles)