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Get educated about Coronavirus (COVID-19): The CDC and USDA offer the latest guidelines for preventing the spread of the virus and answers to many questions. UGA provides information about health, travel, emergency preparedness and campus operations through their website. UGA Extension offers resources on sanitizing your home, hand washing, emergency food supplies, and keeping farm operations running.

At the recommendation of public health officials, all UGA Extension McDuffie County programs and events are cancelled through at least April 13, 2020, due to the current COVID-19 outbreak. This includes all McDuffie County 4-H programs.

Our office currently remains open, we are asking you to avoid coming into the office in person, unless necessary to drop off samples, etc. At this time, email and phone are the preferred methods of contact. If you have questions, please feel free to let us know.


Telephone: (706) 595-1815
Email: uge3195@uga.edu

In addition, UGA Extension has many valuable resources for keeping your family safe. Please visit https://extension.uga.edu/ for more information.

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  • Healthy Homes Healthy Homes From which disinfectants to use to how to properly wash your hands, UGA scientists cover the bases on COVID-19 concerns. By Govindaraj Dev Kumar, Laurel L Dunn | Published: 3/26/2020
  • Takeout Safer Takeout Safer Foodborne exposure to virus is not a route of transmission, FDA says. By Cal Powell | Published: 3/26/2020
  • Cotton Market Cotton Market Producers urged to pay close attention to the market, strategize on cost-cutting and improving productivity. By Yangxuan Liu | Published: 3/24/2020
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