UGA Extension Toombs County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture and agriculture, food safety and nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for youth.
UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Toombs County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Backed up by specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.
Some of our most popular services include:
- Soil and Water Tests
- Research-Based Advice for Production Crops
- 4-H Summer Camps
- Health Programs like Walk Georgia
Tomato Types link Know what to expect from your tomato plants before you pick a variety.
Irrigation App link New app designed to help vegetable producers make smarter irrigation scheduling decisions.
Beuchat Professorship link New professorship will promote ornamental plant research at state botanical garden.
Mar 29 - May 21 Toombs County 4-H Summer Program Sign Up The Georgia on My Mind 4-H Summer program is open to youth in grades Grades 5-12. Summer program sign up ends the last day of school. Visit http://extension.uga.edu/county-offices/toombs/4-h-youth-development/4-h-summer-programs.html for complete details. Lyons, GA
Apr 22 NW Program Preview, Location TBD NW Program Preview NW District, GA
Apr 22 Tip the Calorie Balance: Walk-A-Weigh Series Lesson 8 Learn how to change your eating and physical activity habits to lose weight and control or reduce risk for chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes and cancer. Each session includes a short presentation, a taste test of a low calorie recipe and time to exercise. Waynesboro, GA - (67.0 Miles)