UGA Extension Office


Augusta-Richmond County is located on the banks of the Savannah River right on the border of Georgia and South Carolina. While Augusta is well known for the prestigious Master’s Golf Tournament, it also offers a variety of art galleries, shops, music venues, and an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities. Augusta is also Georgia’s second oldest city.

The University of Georgia Extension Office is located in historic downtown Augusta. Our staff includes a full-time Agricultural Agent, Family & Consumer Science Agent, 4-H Agent, and an Expanded Food & Nutrition Educator, plus several program assistants and two secretaries. Please stop by our office for information on the programs and resources we provide to the citizens of Augusta-Richmond County.


Extension News
Black Flies link Swarms of black flies are making a nuisance of themselves in north Georgia but pose no threat. By Elmer Gray | Published: 4/23/2019
Onion Storage link Limited harvest time frame leads most onion farmers to store their crops. By Elmer Gray, Clint Thompson | Published: 4/22/2019
Master Gardeners Milestone link UGA Extension Master Gardener Volunteers celebrate 40 years of service. By Elmer Gray, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon | Published: 4/22/2019
Tomato Types link Know what to expect from your tomato plants before you pick a variety. By Elmer Gray, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon, Jacob G. Price | Published: 4/17/2019
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