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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.

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Normal Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8a.m.-12; 1p.m.-5p.m.

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed



COVID-19 Update: 7/07/20

Our office is currently open, however, we are following the below guidelines for the safety of our clients and staff: 

  • Only one person is permitted to enter the office at a time 
  • Facemasks are required for entry
  • Please do not enter if you feel ill 
  • Please maintain a distance of 6ft from others while inside the building

 Thank you for your understanding. Please call our office to determine how we can best meet your needs.

 

CARES Act Funding Information for Small Businesses

Governor Brian P. Kemp and the University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provided an overview of the funding allocated by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This critical funding will help small businesses keep workers employed during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Find more information about the CARES Act in the links below.

https://www.georgiasbdc.org/georgia-small-business-recovery/

https://gov.georgia.gov/press-releases/2020-04-02/gov-kemp-university-georgias-sbdc-provide-overview-cares-act-funding

 

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Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

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Upcoming Events
  • Jan 19 - Jan 20 ServSafe® Manager Certification Training and Exam UGA Clayton County Extension provides the Nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for food service managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF.
    • Jonesboro, GA - (234.0 Miles)
  • Jan 19 All About Radon Come and learn how to protect yourself and your family from radon, a colorless, odorless gas that is the second leading cause of lung cancer. You'll learn what radon is, how to test for it in your home, and what can be done to mitigate high levels! This class will be taught by UGA Radon Educator, Derek Cooper.
    • Virtual Event
  • Jan 19 2021 Virtual Cotton Production Meeting The University of Georgia Cotton Team would like to invite you to attend our annual cotton county production meetings virtually. Specialists from the University of Georgia Extension Cotton Team will discuss current topics covering agronomics, fertility, irrigation, pest management, and economics with results from recent field trials. Registration at https://2021ugacotton.eventbrite.com
    • Virtual Event
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