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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.

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Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Out of concern for the health and safety of the public and our employees, our office is currently closed until further notice.  If you have questions or concerns, please call 229-424-2863 for assistance!  The Irwin County Extension Staff appreciates your patience and understanding during these times of uncertainty.  


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The Irwin County Extension Office extends learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

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Upcoming Events
  • Feb 6 Elevate Your Relationship This four-week series has found to positively influence changes in couples' behavior and overall relationship quality. According to a former ELEVATE participant, the program experience "saved our marriage." Another participant said they "learned how to control my emotions and value my partner as well as myself. I'm going to use what I learned in this class to keep my relationship going and improving." Each 120-minute session will engage couples in fun activities to learn skills to manage stress better, strengthen their connection with each other, deal with differences in healthy ways, and elevate their relationships' quality. In addition to these skills, couples can also earn up to $350 in e-gift cards for attending the series. It "pays" to ELEVATE your relationship!
    • Virtual Event
  • Mar 19 - Mar 20 Cloverleaf District Project Achievement - Southeast 4-H Event
    • Alma, GA - (48.0 Miles)
  • Mar 19 - Mar 20 Cloverleaf District Project Achievement - Southwest 4-H Project Achievement
    • Kathleen, GA - (64.0 Miles)
  • Mar 26 - Mar 27 Cloverleaf District Project Achievement - Northwest 4-H Project Achievement
    • Douglasville, GA - (25.0 Miles)
  • Mar 26 - Mar 27 Cloverleaf District Project Achievement - Southeast 4-H Project Achievement
    • Swainsboro, GA - (87.0 Miles)
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  • Burton’s 75-year Celebration Burton’s 75-year Celebration Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island recently celebrated 75 years of operation as an important hub for environmental education in southeast Georgia. By Josie Smith | Published: 12/1/2021
  • ACC Sculpture ACC Sculpture Sculpture for UGA Extension in Athens-Clarke County inspires community members to treat the planet with respect. By Carly Alyse Mirabile | Published: 11/30/2021
  • New Bacteria Species New Bacteria Species Similar to a known pathogen, the new species causes disease in onion seedlings. By Leonor Sierra | Published: 11/29/2021
  • Holiday Gift Guide Holiday Gift Guide With supply chain issues affecting businesses worldwide, a great solution for consumers is to shop local when gift hunting this holiday season. By Leslie Matos | Published: 11/26/2021
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