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UGA Extension has provided online educational programming, consultations and essential lab services during the COVID-19 pandemic while observing safe health practices for employees and the public. We offer resources for adults and 4-H youth on health, food, finances, parenting, agriculture and more. For the latest status on programs, contact your local Extension office or visit the events calendar.

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Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

 

Our office is open to the public 8-5 Monday -Friday, closed for lunch 12-1 unless you contact us at 770.307.3029 and we will be glad to meet with you!

The Barrow County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education

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  • Vineyard Internships Vineyard Internships A partnership between CAES and the Winegrowers Association of Georgia offers students an opportunity to explore the world of viticulture and enology. By Caroline Hinton | Published: 7/28/2021
  • Sleep Solutions Sleep Solutions Bedtimes can make a difference in children's mood and ability at school. By Christina Conner | Published: 7/27/2021
  • Hemp Genetics Hemp Genetics UGA study finds a high level of inconsistency among hemp accessions and plants, the researchers caution growers to carefully evaluate their crops. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 7/26/2021
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Upcoming Events
  • Jul 25 - Aug 8 Statewide 4-H Pre-Planning 4-H events planning
    • Athens, GA - (19.0 Miles)
  • Jul 28 - Aug 2 Southern Regional Horse Championship https://georgia4h.org/programs/focus-areas/agriculture-stem/agriculture/livestock-and-animal-projects/horse-programs/state-horse-show-and-educational-contest/
    • Perry, GA - (107.0 Miles)
  • Jul 29 Saving Seeds for Another Growing Season Join Forsyth County Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources professionals to learn how to collect and save seeds from your favorite garden plants so you can grow them again next year.
    • Virtual Event
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