***Agricultural Services Update***
As of June 1, 2021
Our offices are currently opened to the public.
The East Point office is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please call our East Point office to schedule an appointment at 404-762-4077.
The Sandy Springs office is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm; you may call 404-613-7670 for more info.
The Camp Truitt office is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please call our Camp Truitt office to schedule an appointment at 404-762-4085
***** For specific questions email soiltest@uga *****
Site Visits: We are currently unable to guarantee site visits at this time, but please feel free to connect with our Ag team to see how we can best assist you and diagnose any problems you may have.
For ANR Team contact information, additional updates, and timely topics, please visit our blog and our contact page:
Contact information- https://extension.uga.edu/county-offices/fulton/contact-us1.html
Fulton Fresh Mobile Market
This summer, the mobile market will run for 10 weeks during the 2021 Summer season, from June 1st - July 1st, 2021, and July 13th - August 12th, 2021. The mobile market will make 6 stops a week throughout Fulton County and is open to the public. Attendees will participate in an online 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. Please click on the link for the schedule. Mobile Market page.
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 as well as support staff 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.
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.
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.
Registration for Fulton County 4-H Overnight Camps opens on March 29!
Community and online resources for families during school closures.
New blog alert! Check out our new Agricultural and Environmental Sciences blog, written by our very own ANR Agent, Melissa Mattee!
Jul 8 Summer Vegetable Series: Tomatoes 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
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
Prestige Trap Arjun Bhatt was recognized with the 2021 Nesbitt-Flatt Outstanding Senior Award.
Cicada Summer Entomology graduate students headed deep into the north Georgia forest to search for 17-year cicadas.
FST Head Singh will begin in this permanent role on August 1, leading a group of renowned faculty and staff members on UGA’s Athens and Griffin campuses.
Adulting 101 Virtual youth development series helps 4-H youth learn important life skills.
Global Citizen Lauren Pike understands the requirement for community, both locally and internationally.
Large Patch Follow these best practices, which are easier and cheaper than using fungicides, to mitigate turf diseases like large patch in your lawn.