Agriculture & Natural Resources
Meet Greg Bowman, Gordon County Extension Agricultural and Natural Resources (ANR) Agent. Greg, a lifetime resident of Gordon County, is a graduate from the University of Georgia with a BS in Animal Science 1993. While attending, he was a top team member of a very successful UGA Livestock Judging Team that competed across the United States. Greg has a total of twenty-five years of experience working for UGA Extension. He is married to Tonya and they have two daughters, Kendall and Lindsay.
Feel free to contact Greg, by telephone at 706-629-8685 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org, with questions or concerns regarding your lawn, flower garden, fruit trees, vegetable garden, pasture, well water, etc.
Office hours are 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon and 1:00 until 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Unsolicited Packages of Seeds from China
Chattooga County Extension is offering virtual classes on home canning!
Use the following link to register for the online series:
Summer Pasture Management Series
*One Hour Pesticide Credit Category 10 or 21
**One Hour Pesticide Credit Category 10, 21 or 22
Sign In/Out and Pesticide License Number Required for Credit
- August 11, 2020 - Insect Management in Pastures*
Michael Abney, Jones County Extension ANR Agent
- August 18, 2020 - Weed Management in Pastures*
Thad Glenn, Stephens County Extension ANR Agent
- August 25, 2020 - Handling and Using Pesticides Safely*
Keith Fielder, Putnam County Extension ANR Agent
- September 1, 2020 - Parasite Management in Livestock**
Reid Miller, Hart County Extension ANR Agent
2020 Northwest Georgia Master Cattleman Program
September 3 through October 22, 2020 - 7:00 until 9:00 p.m.
Learn practical, science-based management techniques to increase profitability and sustainability in your beef cattle operation.
For your safety and convenience, this program is offered through live webinar sessions.
Pesticide Applicator Licenses
- Check Your Expiration Date and Re-Certification Hours
- Georgia Private Pesticide Applicator Training
- Georgia Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training
- On-Line Training courses for Commercial Pesticide Applicator Test Preparation
- Recertification Courses Offering Pesticide Applicator License CEUs
Environment and Natural Resources
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.