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Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

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Upcoming Events
Jun 25 - Jun 26 State Congress Foods Lab and Performing Arts Presentations Eatonton, GA - (182.0 miles) 4-H Event
Jun 25 - Jun 26 Dean's Award Interviews Athens, GA - (223.0 miles) 4-H Event
Jun 25 ServSafe Food Protection Manager Training and Exam Cartersville, GA - (237.0 miles) Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice 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. Workshops are offered in Bartow county. The fee of $140 includes course book, educational materials, instruction, exam and refreshments. Pre-registration required, please contact our office.
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EXCITE Grant
EXCITE Grant USDA and CDC partnered to create the Extension Collaborative on Immunization Teaching and Engagement (EXCITE) program. By Courtney Cameron | Published: 6/24/2021
Managing Mosquitoes
Managing Mosquitoes Use this five-step process for safely and effectively managing mosquitoes. By James Murphy | Published: 6/24/2021
2021 Ratcliffe Scholars
2021 Ratcliffe Scholars Four CAES students were named Ratcliffe Scholars and all have chosen opportunities unique to their educational and professional goals. By Caroline Hinton | Published: 6/23/2021
Stop, Read, Apply
Stop, Read, Apply Using pesticides is safe and legal but requires following label directions in their entirety. By James Morgan | Published: 6/22/2021
Extension Publications
Native Plants for Georgia Part I: Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines
Native Plants for Georgia Part I: Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines (B 987) This publication focuses on native trees, shrubs and woody vines for Georgia. It is not our intent to describe all native species — just those available in the nursery trade and those that the authors feel have potential for nursery production and landscape use. Rare or endangered species are not described. Information on each plant is provided according to the following categories: Common Name(s)/Botanical Name/Family, Characteristics, Landscape Uses, Size, Zones and Habitat.
Vegetable Garden Calendar
Vegetable Garden Calendar (C 943) The recommendations in this circular are based on long-term average dates of the last killing frost in the spring and first killing frost in the fall. Every year does not conform to the "average," so you should use your own judgment about advancing or delaying the time for each job, depending on weather conditions.
Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water
Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water (C 1016) Homeowners sometimes experience unpleasant odors in their household water. In many cases, the exact cause of the odor is difficult to determine by water testing; however, this publication provides a few general recommendations for treating some common causes of household water odors.
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