Extension News and Events
Jun 25 Athens Area Sustainable Growers Summer Field Day The Athens Area Sustainable Growers Network supports local small farms using sustainable practices through researched based education and networking opportunities. Join us for our summer field day June 25, 2022. The field day will begin at The J. Phil Campbell Sr Research and Education Center with introductions and a chance to network with local food buyers. We will move to the University of Georgia Horticulture Farm to learn and practice practicle harvesting and food storage techniques. The field day will end with dinner and door prizes. Registration required by June 23, 2022. Register at the following link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/athens-area-sustainable-growers-farmer-field-day-tickets-347140676107
- Watkinsville, GA - (19.0 Miles)
Jun 29 Citizen Science Academy 2022 Learn about some of the most exciting citizen science projects through Citizen Science Academy! Spend the morning learning about the numerous opportunities and choose the project track that you would like to pursue in the afternoon. This program is perfect for teachers, homeschool coordinators and scientists of all ages. Project Tracks: - Georgia Adopt-A-Stream - Georgia DNR Things that Fly - Georgia Pollinator Census - And more! Why Citizen Science? - Citizen science helps researchers and scientists have a broader reach and data base. - Citizen science is an engaging way to collaborate with and give back to your community. - Citizen science is a way to bring classroom lessons to life and reinforce concepts.
- Griffin, GA - (59.0 Miles)
Jun 29 Rockdale Eats a Rainbow - Summer Library Program Learn how to eat the rainbow as a family! 10:30 AM on WEDNESDAYS at Conyers-Rockdale Library Taste Tests | Education | Free Produce** Register now at tinyurl.com/rockdalerainbow22 Can't join us in person? Don't worry! We'll have activity packs at the library all week**! Got questions? Email email@example.com or call the library at 770-388-5040 ext. 103
- Conyers, GA - (26.0 Miles)
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.