The Rockdale County Extension office will be physically closed until further notice. All activities, events and most sales are cancelled at this time. Staff can still be reached via email (see below), by Facebook, or by leaving a message at 770-278-7373. We do not have access to answer the phone immediately so please leave a voicemail message. We will respond within 24 hours during regular business hours Monday-Friday.
Also, contact us regarding alternative options for processing soil & water samples.
What is Extension?
UGA Cooperative Extension is a collaboration between Georgia county governments, the USDA, and the University of Georgia's Colleges of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences and Family & Consumer Sciences. The mission of UGA Cooperative Extension is to extend lifelong learning to the people of Georgia through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families. Backed up by UGA Specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.
Agriculture & Natural Resources: Our goal in Rockdale County is to assist and educate local farmers, businesses, homeowners, and gardeners with latest agriculture and horticulture information regarding soil and water testing, plant identification and diseases, insect identification and control, site visits and private/commercial pesticide licensing. Learn more about our Master Gardener Extension Volunteer Program.
2020 Lunch & Learn Schedule
*Next Lunch-&-Learn - Tomatoes - online - April 15th 12pm-1pm - contact us for details.
* Email or call our office regarding alternative options for processing soil and water samples.
4-H Youth Development: Rockdale County's future leaders learn life skills through hands-on learning experiences. 4-H is considered one of the world's largest youth clubs offering today's youth from Kindergarten-12th grade a variety of clubs, programs, summer camp and activities. 4-H Nights Calendar
Family & Consumer Sciences: Provides education in the community on topics including: healthy eating and cooking, as well as quarterly ServSafe Managers Training Certifications, and quarterly Child Care Provider credit hours. The Family and Consumer Science Agent also offers counseling and workshops in a variety of areas. These include: Health education, diabetic meal planning, and food safety. Walk-a-Weigh Classes
- Shipping: 1261 Commercial Drive Suite E Conyers, GA 30094
- Mailing: 1261 Commercial Drive SW Suite E Conyers, GA 30094
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 770-278-7373