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.
- Agriculture and Natural Resources
- Master Gardener Extension Volunteers
- Family and Consumer Sciences
- SNAP Education/Food Talk
- 4-H and Youth Development
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
UGA Extension Bartow County
320 W. Cherokee Ave., Rm.112
Cartersville, GA 30120
Phone: (770) 387-5142
Fax: (770) 382-4326
8am-12pm and 1pm-5pm, Monday - Friday
Local News & Events
- Now Hiring: Family & Consumer Sciences Extension Agent
- Now Accepting Applications for 2020 Master Gardener Training!
- Now Accepting Vendor Applications for Cartersville Farmers Market!
- Subscribe Email for Program Announcements
- Upcoming Extension Programs Around Georgia
- ServSafe Certification Classes in Georgia
- Lawn & Garden News Stories
- Growing & Mowing in Bartow County
- Soil Testing
- Water Testing
- Forage Testing
- Weed Identification
- Insect Identification
- Nematode Assays
- Plant Diseases
- Plant MDL Testing
- Radon Testing
- Turfgrass Disorders
- Tree Disorders
- Wildlife Identification
- Plant Identification
Bartow Agricultural Facts
- Agriculture Impact in Bartow
- 2015 Farm Gate Value Report
- Historic Farming of Bartow Co.
- The Cotton Story in Bartow Co