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UGA Extension agents, staff and trained volunteers keep local communities informed through county Extension offices. We offer reliable information and programs in the areas of agriculture, food, families, the environment, and 4-H youth development. Let us help you learn, grow, and do more!
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UGA Extension Gwinnett County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture and agriculture, food safety and nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for youth. UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Gwinnett County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Backed by specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.


Mission

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


Extension News
  • Toxic Algae link Summer heat and dry weather set the stage for harmful algae in state's ponds. By Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon | Published: 8/15/2019
  • Watermelon Contest link Walton County 4-H'er takes top prize with 135-pound watermelon. By Merritt Melancon | Published: 8/15/2019
  • Summer Drought link Dryland peanuts, which make up about half of Georgia's annual peanut crop, have been vulnerable to dry conditions this summer. By Clint Thompson | Published: 8/15/2019
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