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What is UGA Extension?

A partnership of The University of Georgia, the U. S. Department of Agriculture and counties of the state cooperating. UGA Extension is on the forefront of food safety, technology, research, and education; keeping Georgia’s economy strong and making life better for Georgians.


Mission

To extend lifelong learning from The University of Georgia to the everyday lives of Georgians through current, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.


Extension News
  • Irrigation Outreach link Research-based irrigation practices take center stage in increasing efficiency of Georgia's farms. By Clint Thompson | Published: 10/11/2017
  • Turtle Release link Georgia 4-H raises abandoned sea turtle and turns her into an environmental educator. By Clint Thompson, Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon | Published: 10/3/2017
  • Working for Wildlife link Georgia 4-H'er's devotion to Athens-Clarke County's Bear Hollow Zoo made plain in her debut coloring book. By Clint Thompson, Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon, Merritt Melancon | Published: 10/2/2017
  • Water Educators link Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission staffers become UGA Extension water educators. By Clint Thompson, Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon, Merritt Melancon, Sharon Dowdy | Published: 9/27/2017
  • Cotton Crop link UGA Extension Agronomist Jared Whitaker says cotton that is blown over is susceptible to boll rot. By Clint Thompson, Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon, Merritt Melancon, Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson | Published: 9/26/2017
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