UGA Extension Office


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

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Upcoming Events
  • Jun 7 - Nov 1 The Fairgrounds Farmers Market Support our Local Farmers and Artisans! Farmers Market Menu: Seasonal fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, raw goat's milk, home-made bread, confections, dry herbs, seasonings, boiled peanuts (regular, lemon pepper, and jalapeno), microgreens, iris plants, various varieties of trees and shrubs, hand-turned wooden bowls, goat's milk lotions, soaps, salves, and lip balm, handcrafted stained glass and wind-chimes, handsewn smock bibs, aprons, boho bags, blankets, and more. We are still accepting vendors. Call 770-467-4225 for more details. Griffin, GA - (19.0 Miles)
  • Jul 18 - Jul 19 ServSafe in Spanish for Managers Inscribase a esta clase de dos días para aprender sobre la seguridad alimentaria, incluidas las enfermedades transmitidas por los alimentos, el manejo adecuado de los alimentos, la higiene personal y el diseño y mantenimiento de las instalaciones. Cada establecimiento de servicio de alimentos debe tener un Gerente Certificado de Seguridad Alimentaria de acuerdo con el Departamento de Salud Pública de Georgia. Esta clase se llevará a cabo en la sala de conferencias del segundo piso del Anexo del Gobierno del Condado de Gwinnett, 750 South Perry Street, Lawrenceville. Para obtener más información, contacte a Inés Beltrán en o al 678.377.4010. En español Lawrenceville, GA - (44.0 Miles)
  • Jul 19 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training UGA Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF. Madison, GA - (36.0 Miles)
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Extension News
  • Georgia 4-H State Congress link Competition, awards to be held in state capitol July 23-26. By Cristina deRevere, Toni Hunlen | Published: 7/17/2019
  • Smart Irrigation link It's tough to keep landscape plants perky during the summer — here's some help. By Sadie Lackey | Published: 7/16/2019
  • Sunbelt Field Day link UGA agriculture specialists to discuss crop research during Sunbelt Field Day on July 25. By Clint Thompson | Published: 7/15/2019
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