Agriculture & Natural Resources
Georgia Agriculture Sales Tax Exemption Program (GATE)
The Georgia Department of Agriculture is implementing a sales tax program for agricultural producers. Producer must submit an application and payment to become part of the program. More information is available at the GATE website.
May 17 - May 19 POSTPONED: General HACCP Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) is a preventive plan which identifies hazards and documents the activities needed to control or eliminate them. HACCP is a necessary part of any Food Safety Program and is required by all governmental agencies (FDA, USDA, and GA Dept. Ag). This class will delve into the seven principles of HACCP, explain how to create these programs, and discuss their implementation and continued management. Students who successfully complete this course will earn a HACCP Certificate from the International HACCP Alliance.
- Athens, GA - (59.0 Miles)
May 18 Just for the Health of It: Home Edition Just for the Health of It: Home Edition is a monthly, 1-hour webinar streamed on Facebook live. Bibb and Clayton County Extension offices collaborate to teach ways to manage and reduce the risk of chronic disease and offer live cooking demonstrations highlighting the topic of the session.
- Virtual Event
May 19 Forage Field Day Bale Grazing--Phillip Brown, NRCS Grassland Conservationist Herbicide Control in Pastures and Hayfields, Dr. Patrick McCullough, UGA Crops & Soil Sciences Pest Control in Forage, Mrs. Shanna Reynolds, UGA Extension Agent, Oglethorpe County and Mr. Monte Stephens, UGA Extension Agent, Greene County Managing High Fertilizer Prices, Ms. Lucy Ray, UGA Extension Agent, Morgan County Sprayer Calibration, Brennan Jackson, UGA Extension Agent, Jones County and Mrs. Carole Knight, UGA Extension Agent, Madison County 2 Hours Pesticide Credit available: Categories: 21, 22, 25, 33 and Private. 1 Hour BQA Certification
- Greensboro, GA - (38.0 Miles)
Below are some of UGA Extension's most broadly useful resources for those involved in agriculture on the farm, in schools, and around the home.