UGA Extension Office

Upcoming Events

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2024 Equine Exchange: Behavior and Training

(virtual event)

May 6, 2024

12:00noon - 1:00pm

The Equine Exchange is a monthly webinar that has provided practical equine management information for horse owners since 2022. In 2024, the series will follow a set curriculum of topics related to equine behavior and training.

The program is at 12PM EST, virtual via Zoom, and is free to attend. It will be held the first Monday of each month with the exception of holidays.

May 6th - Assessing Equine Welfare                                                                                June 3rd - Ethical Horse Training

July 1st - Operant Conditioning                                                                                            August 5th - Desensitizing and Habituation

September 9th* - Introduction to Groundwork                                                   October 7th - Stereotypic Behaviors

November 4th - Problem Behavior Resolution                                                      December 2nd - Round Table and Expert Q&A

Participation Details and Registration

Lunch and Learn: Beef Cuts

(virtual event)

May 8, 2024

12:00noon - 1:00pm

Join Pike County Extension in 2024 dive into Homestead Skills with monthly, virtual Lunch and Learns hosted on the second Wednesday of each month (with the exception of holidays). Each month will discover a new topic with experts leading the way. Simply email to receive the Zoom link or catch the recordings on our YouTube channel.

"Beef Cuts" will be led by UGA Extension Agent Hailey Partain.

Email to receive the Zoom link.

Monthly Schedule


Container Gardens, Pretty and Productive!

(virtual event)

May 16, 2024

6:00 - 7:00pm

Container gardens are a great addition to your home for so many reasons. Ideal for those with little space; they are affordable, versatile and offer plenty of seasonal variety, you just can’t go wrong! Lisa Klein teaches you about selecting containers, types of plants, proper care, and everything in between.



Lunch and Learn: Homeowner Landscape Basics

(virtual event)

May 23, 2024

12:00noon - 1:00pm

Get the lowdown on your landscape! Join us every 4th Thursday of the month from February to May for this free online program from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Get insights to make the most out of your landscape.

Topics covered include: plant for the place, common landscape plants, pruning, & turf.

Register for one session, or all four in the series!