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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.

COVID-19 Resources

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Due to COVID-19, the schedule for the census self-response has been extended to October 31. Complete it today by mail, telephone or online.

2020 Census Information

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Upcoming Events
  • Aug 11 - Aug 12 ServSafe Manager Certification 2 Day Training and Exam UGA Tift County Extension provides the Nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for food service 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. The training is from 8:30am - 5:00pm, both days. $140.00 Tifton, GA
  • Aug 11 Summer Pasture Management Series: Insect Management in Pastures Learn how to scout, ID, and manage common insect pests in pastures and hayfields. Tifton, GA
  • Aug 12 - Aug 13 Wednesday Wellness Weekly series discussing a variety of wellness topics from nutrition and healthy homes to relationships and mental wellness. Join Kathryn Holland Weekly for live interactive videos on Facebook at @ugaextcolquittfacs Tifton, GA
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Colquitt County Cooperative Extension

UGA Extension in Colquitt County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture, agriculture, food safety, nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for our youth and community. 

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Colquitt County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is backed by specialists and a network of resources.  Extension agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.


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Extension News
  • COVID-19 Strategies COVID-19 Strategies Food Science and Technology researchers examine relevant studies to identify and share practicable information for use in the food industry. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 8/6/2020
  • Global Resource Global Resource One-of-a-kind lab conducts and collaborates in worldwide research on the black fly. By Elmer Gray | Published: 8/6/2020
  • Researcher Honored Researcher Honored Blaauw’s research focuses on the No. 1 pest concern for peach growers in Georgia — San Jose scale. By Sean J Montgomery | Published: 8/6/2020
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