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The Lanier County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. 

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Extension News
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 Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson | Published: 8/15/2019
Pecan Field Day link Growers invited to learn the latest research on pecan production in Appling County. By Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson, Chad Cain | Published: 8/8/2019
One Georgia link One Georgia shows 4-H members what it's like on the other side of the ag "fence." By Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson, Chad Cain, Sharon Dowdy | Published: 8/6/2019
Master 4-H'ers link Georgia 4-H members compete, celebrate at annual State Congress event. By Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson, Chad Cain, Sharon Dowdy, Sharon Dowdy | Published: 8/1/2019
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UGA Website for Hurricane Resources

Here you'll find resources from UGA Extension and the land-grant universities to assist families and communities in dealing with damage from Hurricane Matthew.

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