UGA Cooperative Extension Mission
Our mission is to extend life long learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in Agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
The Harris County Extension office offers residents many agricultural services including but not limited to soil and water analysis along with in person consultations with our Ag Agent, educational publications and information on a wide array of homeowner, farmer and consumer topics. Free publications are available at our office or online. Through Harris County Extension we also have the 4-H Youth Development Program in which students 4th - 12th grade can participate in numerous 4-H activities. Our 4-H Agent and 4-H support staff provide educational club meetings and activities to 4-H'ers.
Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Harris County has something to offer everyone. From our small farms, major manufacturing, and wonderful tourist destinations with much history you are sure to be captivated by the beauty of Harris County. Some places you don't want to miss include Callaway Gardens, Wild Animal Safari, FDR State Park, and enjoy riding through the rural areas of beautiful Harris County.
EXCITE Grant USDA and CDC partnered to create the Extension Collaborative on Immunization Teaching and Engagement (EXCITE) program.
Managing Mosquitoes Use this five-step process for safely and effectively managing mosquitoes.
2021 Ratcliffe Scholars Four CAES students were named Ratcliffe Scholars and all have chosen opportunities unique to their educational and professional goals.