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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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Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Due to the effects of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), beginning Thursday, March 26, 2020, the Coffee County Extension Office will be CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

 

We will continue to work and are available for your Agriculture, Family & Consumer Sciences, or 4-H needs.

 

We are still processing soil samples as long as the lab in Athens remains open. Bring your soil samples to the office and call or knock and an Extension Staff member will help you.

 

All local, in-person 4-H activities are cancelled until further notice. District and State events are being evaluated. 4-H Summer Camp is still planned and we are still taking payments by mail. 

 

We will continue to be here and serve Coffee County residents and will update you with more information as it becomes available.

 

Please knock or call 912-384-1402 for assistance. We are closed daily from 12-1 for lunch.


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  • Summer food safety Summer food safety Food safety is as important when grilling and serving food outdoors as it is in the kitchen. By Elizabeth L. Andress | Published: 7/2/2020
  • VITA 2020 VITA 2020 UGA students use tax preparation classroom experience to help Georgians. By Cal Powell | Published: 7/1/2020
  • Blueberry Fungus Blueberry Fungus Some of the most popular blueberry varieties for Georgia are known to be highly susceptible to "mummy berry" disease. By Paul Pugliese | Published: 6/30/2020
  • Shrub Recommendations Shrub Recommendations When selecting plants for your space, take your time to fully evaluate the space and select plants that will both thrive and provide you with powerful visual stimuli. By Sheri Dorn, KimToal | Published: 6/29/2020
  • Virtual Livestock Judging Contest Virtual Livestock Judging Contest Participants demonstrated ability to identify types, grades, breeds and classes of livestock. By Cristina Luisa deRevere | Published: 6/29/2020
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