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

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Butts County 4-H and Extension StaffButts County Staff (left to right): Bonnie McElroy, Brenda Gibson, Ashleigh Cagle, and Heidi Cashwell

Upcoming Events

  • Jul 24 Movie and Covington Square We will watch a movie (TBD) and walk around Covington Square making a stop by Scoops. Bring money for shops and dinner.
    • Jackson, GA
  • Jul 30 End of Summer Skate Party Celebrate all the fun we have had and going back to school with us. The price included admission and skate rentals. Non-skaters pay $1 at the door. Bring money for concessions. Families are invited to join in the fun!
    • Jackson, GA
Fulton Fresh Mobile Market
Fulton Fresh Mobile Market The Fulton Fresh Mobile Market is visiting six spots in Fulton County that fall within a “food desert,” as defined by USDA. An area is a food desert if it has at least 100 households that lack transportation and are more than half a mile from a supermarket; or has either 500 people or a third of the population more than 20 miles from a supermarket. By Jim Gaines | Published: 7/22/2024
Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy Poison ivy is infamous for causing allergic reactions in up to 50 million Americans annually, according to the American Skin Association. By Mark Czarnota | Published: 7/18/2024
40 Under 40
40 Under 40 Honorees include a Georgia state senator, high-end textile designer and tech leaders. By Clarke Schwabe | Published: 7/17/2024
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