The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension is a statewide educational organization funded by federal, state and local governments that brings research-based education directly to individuals, families and communities. UGA Extension is dedicated to helping people find answers to questions related to agriculture, the environment, families & 4-H and Youth.
UGA Extension Dade County
114 Pace Drive
P.O. Box 550
Trenton, GA. 30752
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.
Free online learning
24/7 Tips to live a more active lifestyle, shop smarter, make healthier food choices, and cook delicious meals on a budget! Receive free kitchen and fitness items.
Aug 18 - Aug 19 Great Southeast Pollinator Census This annual community science event involves counting pollinators that land on a favorite pollinator plant and uploading those counts to the project website (https://GSePC.org). Counting events are hosted by UGA Extension agents, Master Gardener groups and project partners. Participants can also count at home with their families or at work with their co-workers. This is a no-cost STEM project for schools and educators.
- Virtual Event
Sep 25 - Sep 26 NE Cloverleaf Conference - Wahsega (4th - 6th Grade) NE Cloverleaf 4-H'ers in 4th - 6th grade will attend classes, workshops, and activities.
- Dahlonega, GA - (88.0 Miles)
Wildlife Judging Statewide competition challenges 4-H'ers to understand wildlife habitat management and how to preserve this valuable resource.
Food Safety course launches Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanut, working with one of the leading experts in food safety training, has published a free online course to help small-scale food manufacturers – particularly those who make peanut products – create structured food safety plans. The course “Food Safety” is available at the Peanut Innovation Lab’s Groundnut Academy.
Integrative Precision Agriculture Conference International agrotech conference brings together producers and industry members to learn about available technologies and how to adopt them.