UGA Extension Office


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Status Update

UGA Extension has provided online educational programming, consultations and essential lab services during the COVID-19 pandemic while observing safe health practices for employees and the public. We offer resources for adults and 4-H youth on health, food, finances, parenting, agriculture and more. For the latest status on programs, contact your local Extension office or visit the events calendar.

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Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

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Vidalia Onion Fundraiser

The Richmond County 4-H Vidalia Onion Fundraiser promotes "Georgia's Official State Vegetable", the world famous Vidalia Onion. Proceeds from this fundraiser are used to provide 4-H scholarships, educational programs, materials, and awards for Richmond County 4-H'ers.
  • Completed order forms with payments of cash or check payable to Richmond County 4-H may be submitted, in person, to the Richmond County Extension Office, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm.
  • Completed order forms with check payable to Richmond County 4-H may be mailed to Richmond County 4-H, 602 Greene Street, Augusta, GA 30901.
  • Pre-orders will be accepted at the RIchmond County Extension Office until Friday, April 30, 2021.
  • Onion orders will be ready for pick-up Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at the Augusta Farmer's Market, 1150 5th Street, Augusta, GA 30901.
  • For more information, call Richmond County 4-H at (706) 821-2350.
Thank you for your support of the Richmond County 4-H Vidalia Onion Fundraiser!





University of Georgia

Richmond County Extension Office

602 Greene Street

Augusta, GA 30901

(706) 821-2350

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


Augusta-Richmond County is located on the banks of the Savannah River right on the border of Georgia and South Carolina. While Augusta is well known for the prestigious Master’s Golf Tournament, it also offers a variety of art galleries, shops, music venues, and an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities. Augusta is also Georgia’s second oldest city.

The University of Georgia Extension Office is located in historic downtown Augusta. Our staff includes a full-time Agricultural Agent, Family & Consumer Science Agent, 4-H Agent, and an Expanded Food & Nutrition Educator, plus several program assistants and two secretaries. Explore our website to find helpful information about programs offered through the Extension Office, such as the Augusta Area Master Gardener Program, Richmond County 4-H Club, and Expanded Food and Nutrition Food Talk Sessions. We welcome you to visit our office or call (706) 821-2350 for information on the programs and resources we provide to the citizens of Augusta-Richmond County.

Augusta 311

If you are looking for specific services or information provided by Augusta, GA, please dial 3-1-1 or visit their webpage for more information. Augusta 3 1 1 strives to be the central hub of Customer Service for all requests for non-emergency services and information in Richmond County.