The University of Georgia Extension has continually served Fulton County residents since 1914 when fields still covered much of the County. Our programs have expanded over the last century 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 assistance to citizens of the County. That assistance is provided to citizens by telephone consultation, site visits, newsletters, news articles, radio, and collaboration with other community agencies. In addition, publications and lab services are delivery methods for education and information to citizens.
** ATTENTION **
*Please call our East Point office at 404-613-4920 for assistance with soil, water, and plant testing.
Make an appointment with Yvette Davis for service at our East Point office.
*The Atlanta History Center location does not process soil, water, or plant samples.
Please call the East Point office for assistance.
*Our Camp Truitt location has a new number: 404-613-7990.
* Please call the North Fulton office at 404-613-7670 for assistance with soil, water, and plant testing.
Please call the office before scheduling a visit.
Fulton Fresh Mobile Market Begins Oct. 3
This fall, the mobile market will run for one (1) Five (5) week cycle during the 2023 fall season, from October 3rd - November 2nd. The mobile market will make 6 stops a week (TBA) throughout Fulton County and is open to the public. Attendees will participate in a 30-minute nutrition class and will then be given a free bag of in-season produce from our mobile market to take home and prepare. The new schedule is now available, click the red tab below.
If you are interested in being a host site, please click here.
2024 Master Gardener Training Program:
Do you enjoy sharing plants and gardening with others? Helping neighbors solve problems with their lawn or their shrubs? Being a resource to community gardeners who are growing fresh fruits and vegetables? We'd love for you to join our team of enthusiastic Master Gardener Extension Volunteers as we share plants and gardening education within our community.
What does it mean to be a Master Gardener Extension Volunteer?
Master Gardener Extension Volunteers (MGEVs) are trained volunteers with unique skills and abilities, who share a love of plants and gardens and enthusiasm for learning. They are a variety of ages, personalities, and professions united by a passion for teaching others. MGEVs are volunteer educators who represent UGA Extension.
The purpose of the Master Gardener Extension Volunteer (MGEV) program is to assist UGA Extension in providing unbiased horticultural information through volunteer community service and consumer horticulture programming. The MGEV program is a volunteer program with a significant training and education component.
Contact our ANR Team for more information regarding this unique opportunity!
For over a century, we have been helping citizens of Fulton County live better, healthier lives. We offer multiple programs and events throughout the year and answer questions from businesses and homeowners every day over the phone and by email. Learn more about our programs:
- Agriculture, gardening, and landscaping
- Food, health, nutrition, and finances
- 4-H youth clubs, camps, and conferences
We have about a dozen employees that deliver programs and services across the County in multiple offices. We have three main offices in East Point, College Park, and North Atlanta, plus a 4-H office at the Atlanta History Center. View our locations and staff list to learn more.
As of March 4, 2022, our offices are currently open to the public. Visit the ANR page for current hours and contact information.
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4-H Lifetime Achievement UGA CAES, Law graduate Randy Nuckolls honored for a lifetime of dedication to Georgia 4-H.
Pod People In honor of International Podcast Day on Sept. 30, we are highlighting a few shows out of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and UGA Cooperative Extension.