Due to new phone service , please call our Temporary phone number if you need assistance (leave a message and we will get back with you): 229-922-0277
Office Closed to the public due to COVID-19.
We will still answer phone calls and process soil tests - please leave in the mailbox outside and we will bill you for the sample.
The Ben Hill County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education.
Some of our services include:
- Soil Tests & Water Tests
- Researched-Based Advice for Production Crops
- 4-H Summer Camps
- 4-H Competitive Events
Have questions or want to know more?
Brood X Largest brood of 17-year cicadas emerging in U.S. this spring.
Graduate Student Awards 2021 The awards are presented to outstanding master’s and doctoral students based on research and effective communication.
Bee-friendly lawn UGA researchers discover a turfgrass that acts as a bee-friendly lawn
Apr 19 - Apr 20 Area Poultry Judging-Toombs County https://georgia4h.org/programs/focus-areas/agriculture-stem/agriculture/livestock-and-animal-projects/judging-teams/poultry/
- Lyons, GA - (61.0 Miles)
Apr 20 - Apr 21 Area Poultry Judging-Tift County https://georgia4h.org/programs/focus-areas/agriculture-stem/agriculture/livestock-and-animal-projects/judging-teams/poultry/
- Tifton, GA - (29.0 Miles)
Apr 24 - Apr 25 Project SAFE Modified Trap Qualification Match Douglas County
- Douglasville, GA - (25.0 Miles)