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Upcoming Events
Sep 19 - Sep 20 State Forestry Field Day Contest Eatonton, GA 4-H Event
Sep 21 - Sep 22 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Waynesboro, GA Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice 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. Workshops are offered in multiple locations throughout the state; see each training's contact for details.
Sep 22 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam Moultrie, GA Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice 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. Event Website: http://extension.uga.edu/calendar/?containstext=servsafe
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North Georgia Master Gardener Fall Plant Sale
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