UGA Extension Office


Providence Canyon

The Stewart County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. Our staff is dedicated to improving the lives of residents of Stewart County through programming in three different program areas including 4-H, Ag and Natural Resources, and Family and Consumer Sciences.

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Extension News
Canning Tips link Food not processed at the recommended pressure poses serious safety concerns that can lead to illness and even death. By Alexis Roberts | Published: 3/13/2018
Nematodes link Root-knot nematodes feed on cotton roots and cause swelling to develop. By Alexis Roberts, Clint Thompson | Published: 3/13/2018
Medicinal Herbs link Roses, hibiscus and holy basil are good starting plants for those interested in medicinal herbs. By Alexis Roberts, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon | Published: 3/8/2018
Poblano Pepper link Compared to bell peppers, poblano peppers have a greater yield per acre and more disease resistance. By Alexis Roberts, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon, Julie Jernigan | Published: 3/6/2018
Pest Control Training link UGA Urban Pest Management Program's webinar series provides continuing education to pest control professionals. By Alexis Roberts, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon, Julie Jernigan, Cristina deRevere | Published: 3/2/2018
Composting link UGA Master Composter Extension Volunteer offers tips on caring for a compost bin. By Alexis Roberts, Clint Thompson, Merritt Melancon, Julie Jernigan, Cristina deRevere, Lisa Sehannie | Published: 3/5/2018
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Upcoming Events
Mar 22 Rabbit 101 Workshop Forsyth, GA - (89.0 miles) This is a great workshop for anyone that is engaged or interested in rabbit production. Topics include: breed selection, nutrition, health, handling, behavior, and housing.
Mar 23 DEEP - Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (March 23, 2018 - May 4, 2018) Forsyth, GA - (89.0 miles) Do you need help controlling your diabetes? Join us for a fun, informative program covering all aspects of diabetes self management. This program is for seniors that have diabetes, pre-diabetes or those who assist with other's diabetes management. DEEP is a six week series of free programs which will meet on Fridays.
Mar 24 - Mar 25 SW District Project Achievement for 4th-6th Graders Bonaire, GA - (84.0 miles) 4-H Members in 4th-6th grades will compete for honors in their project area of interest. Youth sign up at their County Extension 4-H Office in early fall to develop his/her project and prepare for the competition. There are over 50 projects to choose from. Youth learn powerful research, writing and oral presentation skills. Youth may also choose to compete in a performing arts project (singing, dancing) or demonstrate culinary skills in a foods lab project.
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