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***Agricultural Services during COVID-19 Outbreak***

Agricultural and Environmental Services Laboratory (AESL) Resumes Full Services

Staff will observe social distancing and recommended safety practices. All analytical services will be available, although rush service may not be available. Call or email the UGA Laboratories for any special requests: (706) 542-5350 or

Soil, Plant, And Water Analysis Laboratory

The AESL business office and sample receiving will be open during regular business hours, 8:00-5:00, Monday-Friday. Please wear a face mask if planning to visit the lab in person.

Thank you for your continued understanding and support as we adapt to changing conditions.

Resources for Agriculture Producers related to COVID-19 Relief

See the informational flyer from UGA Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics on resources for farmers, ranchers and agricultural producers by selecting this link:

Resources for Agricultural Producers Related to COVID-19 Relief

Here are UGA's newest publications and Links to guidance and videos related to Agriculture and COVID-19



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Upcoming Events
  • Jan 27 2023 Georgia Ag Forecast This annual seminar shares the latest research and information from UGA faculty to help farmers and agribusinesses in Georgia's No. 1 industry. Join us in-person or online for these expert updates, including keynote address by Deputy Chairperson of the World Agricultural Outlook Board William Chambers and industry-specific breakout sessions.
    • Virtual Event
    • Tifton, GA - (149.0 Miles)
  • Jan 31 Beef Cattle 101 Are you a beginning, novice, or veteran cattle producer? Are you new to the cattle industry and need some help learning the basics? Have you been farming for a while but need a refresher? The Lamar County Soil and Water Conservation District, USDA: Natural Resources Conservation District, Two Rivers RC&D, and Upson/Lamar Extension are bringing back the Beef Cattle 101 series this winter! We will be hosting a 5-class series (4 evening sessions and 1 hands-on field day) covering Beef Cattle Basics starting Jan 31, 2023. Topics include: getting started, soils and grazing, weed management, herd health, nutrition, and more! If you have any questions, call the NRCS Barnesville Field Office. (770)358-0787 ext 3
    • Barnesville, GA - (55.0 Miles)
  • Jan 31 2022 Southwest Georgia Master Cattleman Program Subjects to be covered include: ~ Nutritional Management ~ Forage Management ~ Beef Quality Assurance ~ External Parasite Management ~ Farm Facilities and Fencing ~ Reproductive Management ~ Herd Health ~ Sire and Female Evaluation and Selection ~ Beef Cattle Economics and Marketing ~ Registration fee includes a notebook of all presentations, certificate, UGA Master Cattleman cap, and refreshments. ~ Pre-registration deadline is JANUARY 9, 2023. Participants must attend 6 of the 8 sessions to receive a certificate of completion and UGA Master Cattleman cap. JANUARY 10 through FEBRUARY 28, 2023 Every Tuesday evening from 6:00pm – 8:00pm (January 10, 17, 24, 31, and February 7, 14, 21, 28) Dougherty County Northwest Library Event Center 2507 Dawson Road, Albany – behind the library
    • Albany, GA - (146.0 Miles)
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