Agriculture & Natural Resources
Soil Samples $9.00/sample (This includes shipping)
Basic Water Sample $18.00
The basic water test includes pH and Hardness, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Aluminum, Boron, Chromium, Copper, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel, Silica, Sodium and Zinc.
Microbiology of Water Samples
Total Coliform/E.coli Sample $46.00 this includes overnight shipping via UPS
*Samples are accepted Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday ONLY and brought to Extension office between 12 noon and 3 pm the day of collection.
Vegetable Garden Calendar (C 943) The recommendations in this circular are based on long-term average dates of the last killing frost in the spring and first killing frost in the fall. Every year does not conform to the "average," so you should use your own judgment about advancing or delaying the time for each job, depending on weather conditions.
Native Plants for Georgia Part I: Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines (B 987) This publication focuses on native trees, shrubs and woody vines for Georgia. It is not our intent to describe all native species — just those available in the nursery trade and those that the authors feel have potential for nursery production and landscape use. Rare or endangered species are not described. Information on each plant is provided according to the following categories: Common Name(s)/Botanical Name/Family, Characteristics, Landscape Uses, Size, Zones and Habitat.
Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water (C 1016) Homeowners sometimes experience unpleasant odors in their household water. In many cases, the exact cause of the odor is difficult to determine by water testing; however, this publication provides a few general recommendations for treating some common causes of household water odors.
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.