UGA Extension Office

Agriculture & Natural Resources

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From Our Blog

  • Managing Internal Parasites in Ruminants through Better Grazing Practices Posted by Holly Anderson on May 17, 2024
    Internal parasites are often the #1 health issue producers face with ruminant herds such as cattle, sheep, and goats. It can cause economic loss in many segments of production. Infestations of internal parasites can cause low weight gain, reduced pregnancy rates, reduced weaning weights, reduced milk production, diarrhea, anemia, dull coats, immune suppression, and in severe cases death.  Dewormers are often used […]
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Visit the UGA Forage Extension Team website for upcoming events, newsletters and other information.

The UGA Forages website is your window to information on a wide variety of forage management issues.

This information is extended to you by scientists from the University of Georgia, who continue to research all aspects of forage and livestock management. The recommendations found here are based on peer-reviewed research conducted in Georgia and throughout the world. The website provides accurate and up-to-date information about all forage management issues facing producers in Georgia and the Southeast

Most Recent Videos from the Georgia Forages YouTube Channel:

 

UGA Forage Program and Services:

GrassMasters Program

Seven-week series focusing on forage production

Production Meeting

Updates on local issues for growers and producers


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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 8 Open Garden Day Houston County Visit all four demonstration gardens in Houston County to learn from Master Gardeners as they give tours and scavenger hunts and crafts for the children. Garden Locations: 1. Hafley Park (1527 Sunshine Ave., Perry) 2. Sacred Heart Vegetable Garden (300 S. Davis Drive, Warner Robins) 3. HOPE (550 Club Dr., Robins Air Force Base) 4. Perry Library Native Garden (904 Northside Dr., Perry) On Saturday June 8, 2024 visit all four demonstration gardens in Houston county to learn from Master Gardeners as they give tours and staff information booths. Children can engage with the gardens through scavenger hunts and crafts. For more details, contact UGA Extension Houston County at 478-987-2028.
    • Perry, GA
  • Jul 10 Lunch and Learn: Seed Saving 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 Brooklyne.Wassel@uga.edu to receive the Zoom link or catch the recordings on our YouTube channel. "Seed Saving" will be led by UGA Extension Agent Jacob Williams.
    • Virtual Event

Staff Listing

Steve Morgan
Administration Agriculture & Natural Resources
County Extension Coordinator/ANR Agent