Agriculture & Natural Resources
Agriculture and Natural Resources Agents, are the educational links in relaying current research-based information from the University of Georgia to the local community. Agents teach agriculture and natural resources subject matter and provide educational programs through individual and group instruction.
For questions regarding soil testing or other Agricultural and Natural Resources services, please contact either our North (404-613-7670) or South (404-613-4920) office.
Upcoming Adult Programs
Are you interested in having chickens at home? This 4 part webinar series will cover the basics of raising poultry for beginners. The classes will be held at 6 PM each Tuesday in February and will cover the following topics: Foundations of small flock management, breeds and selecting the right birds, nutrition basics, laying hen management, and behaviors.
Hostas - Perfect Addition to Shade
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.
Research Farms Open House Athens-area residents familiar with driving past two University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences research farms will soon have the opportunity to go behind the scenes and learn more about CAES’ role in the future of farming.
Land Steward Award The Land Steward Award was established by Georgia Organics to recognize those who have made substantial contributions to the organic agricultural movement in Georgia.
Trial Gardens Open House The public open house will give plant lovers a chance to scope out potential additions to their landscapes and to vote on their favorites for the People’s Choice Award.