UGA Extension Office



Our Programs


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 Cherokee County links the resources of the University of Georgia  and Cherokee County to provide educational programs, information, and assistance to citizens. UGA Extension Cherokee County helps the citizens of Cherokee 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

Cherokee County: A great place to live, work and play

UGA Extension Cherokee County
1130 Bluffs Parkway, Suite G-49
Canton, GA 30114
Phone: (770) 721-7803
Fax: (678) 493-6111

Office Hours:
8am-12pm and 1pm-5pm, Monday - Friday