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UGA Extension has provided online educational programming, consultations and essential lab services during the COVID-19 pandemic while observing safe health practices for employees and the public. We offer resources for adults and 4-H youth on health, food, finances, parenting, agriculture and more. For the latest status on programs, contact your local Extension office or visit the events calendar.

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The Candler County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in the following areas:  Agriculture & Natural Resources, 4-H Youth Development and Family & Consumer Sciences.

 


Upcoming Events
  • May 18 Forage & Pasture Series: Soil & Fertilizer Mangement This is part 2 in our FREE 5 part series on forages and pastures. Join one of our UGA Extension Forage team members to discuss soil & fertilizer management for forages. Sign-up for the series and attend whichever sessions interest you.
    • Virtual Event
  • Jun 15 Homeowner Planting Basics: Composting If you would like to step up your landscaping skills or maybe just want to learn how to keep your shrubs alive, join us for this 4 part FREE & Virtual planting series! Sign-up for the series and attend the sessions that interest you. All programs will be held from 6:00-7:00 p.m. the 3rd Tuesday every other month, starting in February. June 15th: Composting by Amanda Tedrow, UGA Cooperative Extension Learn all about composting.
    • Virtual Event
  • Jul 6 ServSafe Manager Certification Training and Exam Georgia Cooperative 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. Workshops are offered in multiple locations throughout the state; see each training's contact for details.
    • Sandersville, GA - (60.0 Miles)
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CAES Convocation
CAES Convocation CAES will celebrate its spring and summer 2021 graduates on May 13. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 5/6/2021
Mother's Day Gifts
Mother's Day Gifts UGA plant breeders have developed greenery and colorful additions for the home landscape, perfect for holiday gifts. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 5/5/2021
Blueberry Research
Blueberry Research University of Georgia researchers are working to keep the state's blueberry industry healthy and profitable. By Emily Cabrera | Published: 5/4/2021