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UGA Extension agents, staff and trained volunteers keep local communities informed through county Extension offices. We offer reliable information and programs in the areas of agriculture, food, families, the environment, and 4-H youth development. Let us help you learn, grow, and do more!
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  • Oct 15 - Oct 17 Preventive Controls for Human Foods This course is the FDA-recognized curriculum to become a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) as per the FSMA Preventive Controls for Human Foods Rule. This 2 1/2 day course trains individuals to implement food safety practices within their facility using the standardized curriculum and through the use of break-out groups geared towards developing a model food safety plan. Athens, GA
  • Oct 15 - Oct 16 ServSafe Manager Certification Program UGA Bibb County Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for food service professionals from the National Restaurant Association. Successful completion of the exam results in a five year certification from NRAEF. The fee of $140 includes course book, educational materials, instruction, exam and refreshments. Pre-registration required, please contact our office. Macon, GA
  • Oct 17 We are All Alike, We are All Different Diversity is more than just tolerating differences. It is respecting, appreciating, and understanding the varying characteristics of individuals. This session encourages ways to help children appreciate and celebrate diversity. Watkinsville, 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.


Extension News
  • Peanut Harvest link This time of year is a cause for celebration for agriculture, the No. 1 industry in Georgia. By Clint Thompson | Published: 10/15/2019
  • 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
  • "Life 101" link Randolph County and Whitfield County 4-H programs combine to host "Life 101" conferences. By Clint Thompson | Published: 10/9/2019
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