UGA Extension Office


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Status Update

UGA Extension has provided online educational programming, consultations and essential lab services during the COVID-19 pandemic while observing safe health practices for employees and the public. We offer resources for adults and 4-H youth on health, food, finances, parenting, agriculture and more. For the latest status on programs, contact your local Extension office or visit the events calendar.

COVID-19 Resources

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Information on soil and water testing
Area Farmer's Markets
Most recent extension newsletter
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Garden Scavenger Hunt


Speaker Request Form


4-H Make It Monday

Episode 1

4-H Marine Monday


Kroger Community Rewards

You can help support our local 4-H program by signing up for Kroger Community Rewards. With this program, a small percentage of your purchase will come back to our 4-H Club here in Forsyth County at no cost to you. Click the link below for sign up information! Please note: participating in this requires you to renew your support each year.

Kroger Community 4-H Rewards



Staff Listing
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  • Native Plants Native Plants Native landscapes are an important part of ecological preservation, and conservation is necessary to prevent the extinction of native species. By Leslie Matos | Published: 8/3/2021
  • Forestry Invitational Forestry Invitational The winning Georgia 4-H forestry team, coached by Paul Pugliese, included members Sasha Morgan, Bethany Craven, Gabriel Craven, and Gus Federico.  By William C. Worrell | Published: 7/30/2021
  • Milkweed Hybridization Milkweed Hybridization CAES researchers created the first successful interspecific hybridization of milkweed, landing them the cover of the July issue of HortScience. By Leslie Matos | Published: 7/29/2021
Upcoming Events
  • Aug 5 Fall Vegetable Gardening With Georgia's mild climate, we can grow food nearly year-round. Join Forsyth County Extension to learn which vegetables to grow during the cool fall and early spring seasons, and how to get them going.
    • Cumming, GA
  • Aug 10 Sheep and Goat Meat Processing The Oglethorpe County Extension office hosts quarterly educational meetings for small ruminant producers. The topic for this meeting will be sheep and goat meat processing. All small ruminant owners are invited to attend regardless of location or experience level. These meetings also serve as a networking opportunity for Northeast Georgia producers.
    • Crawford, GA - (62.0 Miles)
  • Aug 12 Summer Vegetable Series: Peppers This series will cover the history, cultivation, uses, and preservation of four of our most popular garden crops: tomatoes, peppers, okra, and pumpkins.
    • Virtual Event

To access your special tickets, please go to or click the link below, then log into the site with the username and password provided.

Special Ticket Link:

Username:  Forsyth4HOG

Password: (Password is Numeric & Case Sensitive):  SixFlags10