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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.

COVID-19 Resources

Take the 2020 Census

Due to COVID-19, the schedule for the census self-response has been extended to October 31. Complete it today by mail, telephone or online.

2020 Census Information

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, Hall County Extension will follow the county declaration and close our offices to the public.  Although our doors are closed, your Extension team is still available to serve you. Information and resources are available at

Please send your questions by email to our Agents and Staff. You may locate our Agents and Staff email addresses under the “Contact Us” section on the left side of the page.  If you wish to make an appointment with one of our Agents, please email or call.  Appointments are available from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Soil Samples: Soil sample bags and instructions will be available outside our office door.  Bring about 2 cups of soil and be prepared to fill out the information on the bag. You may leave your sample in the soil sample drop box.  Follow the instructions to submit payment of $8.00 per sample.  Soil samples collected will be shipped each Friday to the UGA Lab, and we will send your results as soon as we receive these from the lab.

Water Samples: We are accepting Basic Water Samples on Tuesdays from 8:00am-12:00pm.  The cost per sample is $22.00.  Call our office to let us know that you are on the way and call when you arrive (770-535-8293).  We will meet you at the door to collect your sample.

Hall County Extension

The UGA Extension Hall County extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education.

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Hall County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Backed up by specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.

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8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday

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