UGA Extension Office


UGA DeKalb

UGA Extension in DeKalb County is OPEN for business by appointment only. All extension personnel can be contacted via telephone or voicemail at (404) 298-4080 or by e-mail, We strive to get back to you as soon as possible. Please allow 24 hours for a response to your e-mail or voice message.


Soil tests can be ordered directly from the Soil and Water Lab in Athens or through our office. If you prefer for DeKalb Extension to process your soil test, please contact Sarah Brodd, or CJ Holliday, to make an appointment. To order directly from the soil lab click below.


For water testing contact Sarah Brodd, for assistance on determining what type of water test is needed and collection methods. After that is determined you can contact Sarah Brodd or CJ Holliday, for an appointment to turn in your water sample.



If you need an urgent soil test, visit this website to order and mail your soil sample directly to UGA soil lab.

Soil test Kits

2023 ANR Gardening Classes 


Upcoming In-Person Classes and Programs

For more information on the rain barrel workshops, email


2023 4-H Youth Development upcoming activities  

For our DeKalb County citizens interested in enrolling their children in day camps and overnight camping programs, view our brochures and see what fits your needs.

View this year's upcoming activities


2023 Family & Consumer Sciences Classes 

For our citizens wanting to learn more about food safety, nutrition, saving money, and preventing chronic disease, we have a class for you. 


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