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Upcoming Agricultural Events
Oct 15 “Houseplants for Function & Color” Decatur, GA - (19.0 miles) Living in a small space is not an excuse to have no plants. This class will discuss how to use houseplants to light up your indoor space, and how to take care of them and the best plants for many different home locations.
Oct 15 Northeast Georgia Master Cattleman Program Shady Dale, GA - (63.0 miles) The Master Cattlemen's program delivers a practical, science-based production management curriculum to Georgia's beef producers. This is the seventh session of this 8 week 2019 NE GA Master Cattleman Program. Scheduled to present: Dr. Brent Credille, Herd Health Management Specialist. Topics: Herd Health Management, Disease, Biosecurity. Participants meet each Tuesday night for eight weeks beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. During the eight sessions, attendees learn and discuss current issues, meet industry experts, and network with area producers. This program is offered through the Morgan and Jasper County Extension offices this fall.
Oct 17 Create a Garden that Supports Birds Gainesville, GA - (49.0 miles) Join us for an informative presentation to learn how to plan a garden to benefit birds and other wildlife, which plants are bird friendly and tips for supporting birds in late fall through winter.
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Extension Agriculture News
  • Alumni Awards link Agricultural advocates and educators top this year’s list of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Alumni Association’s best and brightest alumni. By Merritt Melancon | Published: 10/10/2019
  • Hot and Dry link September saw drought expand across Georgia. By Pam Knox | Published: 10/10/2019
  • Classic City Awards link After a long summer, the Trials Gardens at UGA recognizes plants that can take the heat. By Merritt Melancon | Published: 10/8/2019
  • Fall Gardening link Fall is the time to prune and put your lawn to bed. By Campbell Vaughn | Published: 10/8/2019
  • Farm Tour link UGA President Jere W. Morehead and Agriculture Commissioner of Georgia Gary Black participated in southeast Georgia agriculture tour. By Clint Thompson | Published: 10/2/2019
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