UGA Extension Office


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.


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
  • Native Azaleas link When planting azaleas, select a spot that gets both sun and shade. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 3/5/2018
  • Water Summits link FDA received negative feedback concerning complex standards in the Food Safety Modernization Act and Produce Safety rule. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson | Published: 2/28/2018
  • Irrigation Maintenance link Proper irrigation maintenance helps farmers avoid system malfunctions during the growing season. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson | Published: 2/20/2018
  • Cool, dry January link Despite some soggy rain and snow storms, much of the state received less precipitation than normal last month. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson, Pam Knox | Published: 2/8/2018
  • Pollinator Habitats link Plant trees for bees, butterflies and other pollinators. By Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson, Clint Thompson, Pam Knox, Paul Pugliese, Elizabeth Benton | Published: 12/15/2017
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