UGA Extension Office


Welcome to Quitman County

The mission of UGA Extension Quitman County is to extend lifelong learning to it's citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Quitman County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is backed by specialists and a network of resources.  Extension agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.

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Extension News
Eating Insects Athens link Athens-based conference explores insect agriculture. By Cole Sosebee | Published: 7/10/2018
Radon Poster Contest link UGA Extension invites Georgia students to help spread the word about radon. By Christina Conner | Published: 7/4/2018
Outdoor Safety link Once lost in the woods himself, UGA forestry professor spreads the word about outdoor safety. By Sandi Martin | Published: 7/2/2018
4-H20 Camp link Three-day camp brings south Georgia 4-H'ers to UGA's Stripling Irrigation Research Park in Camilla, Georgia. By Lydia Connell | Published: 6/13/2018
Ocean to Table link UGA Extension agent works to educate Georgians about state's seafood industry. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 6/8/2018
Mobile Markets link UGA Extension works to bring produce to the people with mobile farmers markets. By Merritt Melancon | Published: 5/31/2018
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