UGA Extension Office


Emergency Resources:


Get educated about Coronavirus (COVID-19): The CDC and USDA offer the latest guidelines for preventing the spread of the virus and answers to many questions. UGA provides information about health, travel, emergency preparedness and campus operations through their website. UGA Extension offers resources on sanitizing your home, hand washing, emergency food supplies, and keeping farm operations running.

Bartow County Responds To COVID-19

OLIN TATUM BUILDING: The Olin Tatum Building (aka County Extension Office/Ag Building) will be closed to public gatherings until further notice. This includes the Veterans Administration Office, the extension office, agricultural services, 4-H, etc. Masters Gardeners and other meetings and public gatherings regularly conducted in the building are suspended until further notice. However, the offices will continue be adequately staffed and office personnel will provide services via phone, email, online as much as possible. Please contact the appropriate offices for further information and assistance.

Bartow County Extension Office

Our Programs


To extend lifelong learning from the University of Georgia to the everyday lives of Georgians through current, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

What is UGA Extension?

A partnership of the University of Georgia, the U. S. Department of Agriculture and counties of the state cooperating. UGA Extension is on the forefront of food safety, technology, research, and education; keeping Georgia’s economy strong and making life better for Georgians. Learn more about Extension.

UGA Extension Bartow County links the resources of the University of Georgia, Fort Valley State University, and Bartow County to provide educational programs, information, and assistance to citizens. UGA Extension Bartow County helps the citizens of Bartow County by addressing the following initiatives:

  • Family and Economic Well-Being
  • Conservation and Management of Natural Resources
  • Agriculture Programming and Research Opportunities
  • Improving Nutrition, Diet and Health
  • Water Quality
  • Youth Leadership
  • 4-H Youth Development Program
  • Service Learning / Citizenship

Address & Phone

Bartow County

UGA Extension Bartow County
320 W. Cherokee Ave., Rm.112
Cartersville, GA 30120
Phone: (770) 387-5142
Fax: (770) 382-4326

Office Hours:
8am-12pm and 1pm-5pm, Monday - Friday

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