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The University of Georgia Extension has served Fulton County residents since 1914 when fields still covered much of the county. Over the last century, our programs have expanded to include urban gardening, sustainable landscapes, family and consumer sciences and 4-H youth leadership.

The Fulton County Extension, backed by the resources of Fulton County and the University of Georgia, provides educational programs, information, and actual assistance to citizens of the County. Education and information are also provided to citizens by telephone consultation, site visits, newsletters, news articles, radio and collaboration with other community agencies. Publications and lab services are other delivery methods for education and information to citizens.

 

 

Fulton Fresh Mobile Market


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Our Fulton Fresh Mobile Market is BACK for the Summer 2019 Season

The mobile market will make 12 stops a week throughout Fulton County and is open to the public. Attendees will participate in a 30-minute nutrition class and food demonstration and will then be given a free bag of in-season produce from our mobile market to take home and prepare. It will run this summer from May 28 - August 8

Please note: Attendees must arrive at least 10 minutes after the class has begun to receive the bag of produce.

**Look under our Fulton Fresh tab to get our schedule for the Mobile market** 

 

 

Summer Camp is Here Again!


April 2019 5

 

 


Timely information:

Fulton County 4-H offers overnight summer camps for youth in 4th-12th grades.  Registration is now open!

Summer Camp Registration


New blog alert! Check out our new Agricultural and Environmental Sciences blog, written by our very own ANR Agent, Melissa Mattee!

FULTON FROM THE GROUND UP

 


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Extension News
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  • Pennisi Awarded link UGA Griffin faculty member selected for public service fellowship. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 5/16/2019
  • Zoysia Shortage link Strong sales of Georgia-grown sod have some growers running low on supply. By Clint Waltz | Published: 5/16/2019
  • Organic Weed Control link Mulches and cultivation are effective tools for weed control in organic cropping systems. By Clint Thompson | Published: 5/13/2019
  • Bee Institute link Beginners, advanced beekeepers will learn the latest at yearly workshop. By Sharon Dowdy | Published: 5/9/2019
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