UGA Extension Office


See more information about Elbert County Extension's services in:

We are currently located in a secure school building. If you are planning to visit one of the agents, or coming to a meeting or training please bring a Driver’s License or picture ID. You will need to show your driver’s license and check in with school personnel before entering.

News and Events



Subscribe to Our Monthly E-mail Newsletter

* indicates required
Email Format
  • Ron Walcott Ron Walcott University of Georgia vice provost for graduate education, dean of the Graduate School and plant pathology professor, Ron Walcott helps students and colleagues find their sense of place at the university. By Emily Cabrera | Published: 2/29/2024
  • Georgia 4-H Day at the Capitol Georgia 4-H Day at the Capitol Georgia 4-H Day at the Capitol brought 4-H’ers, staff, volunteers and elected officials together in Atlanta as more than 700 people celebrated a day of civic engagement and leadership. By Josie Smith | Published: 2/28/2024
  • Many Paths, One Mission Many Paths, One Mission ODIE will continue to provide its full slate of student support services and programming, including recruitment and retention, professional development, training and mentoring initiatives, working beyond race and ethnicity to work with all first-generation students, including rural and urban students. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 2/27/2024
Show More News
Upcoming Events
  • Mar 1 - Mar 4 NE District Jr/Sr Project Achievement 4-H Project Achievement
    • Eatonton, GA - (63.0 Miles)
  • Mar 4 Soil Health Field Day The Global Growers farm team will share three years of organic soil improvement strategies, and expert soil scientists will take a deeper dive into testing methods, reading results, and the art of matching improvement strategies to the specific needs of different soil types. An overview of USDA and local Extension Resources that support soil health will be provided. This field day will be highly valuable for: - Crop producers looking for ways to improve their soil’s fertility - Growers curious about what cover crop mixes would work best for them - Farmers interested in learning more about organic soil inputs and how to best apply them - Growers who want to learn from soil lab scientists the best methods for taking soil samples - Anyone who wants to better understand the principles of organic soil health practices This educational field day is co-hosted by Global Growers Network and Sihi Biogeochemistry Lab with support from the UGA Extension.
    • Conyers, GA - (75.0 Miles)
  • Mar 7 Help on the Homestead Series Do you have small acreage and want to begin a farm? Join us for this program series where we will learn about different farming pathways for small acreage!   This series will have a weekly session on Thursdays in which we will focus on a different homesteading topic! Each of the sessions is from 6:00-7:00 at the Hart EMC Meeting Room. When you register, you will be able to select which of the classes you would like to attend, whether that is just one or all five! The following are the dates and topics for the five Help on the Homestead sessions:  Session One: February 15 - Goat and Sheep Production Session Two: February 22 - Managing Small Scale Beef Operations Session Three: February 29 - Managing Backyard Flocks Session Four: March 7 - Home Fruit and Vegetable Production  Session Five: March 14 - Food Preservation and Taking your Products to Market We hope to see you in February and March to learn more about how to get the most out of your small acreage! 
    • Hartwell, GA - (18.0 Miles)
See All Events
24 7 tips for eating healthy, easy exercise and saving money at

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.

Get Healthier Fast