The Stewart County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. Our staff is dedicated to improving the lives of residents of Stewart County through programming in three different program areas including 4-H, Ag and Natural Resources, and Family and Consumer Sciences.
Some of our most popular services include:
- Soil and Water Tests
- Nutrition and Healthy Cooking Workshops
- Research-Based Advice for Production Crops
- 4-H Summer Camps
- Health and Wellness Programs like Walk Georgia
- ServSafe® Training & Certification Courses
- Food Preservation and Canning Workshops
Check out our program Extension R.E.A.D.S promoting literacy in Stewart County and across the state! Several of our Stewart County 4-H'ers are featured as well.
Healthier Together Grant
Healthier Together is a High Obesity Prevention program funded by the CDC and implemented by the University of Georgia (UGA) Extension. The goals of the program are to increase community access to healthy foods and physical activities in our 5 target counties:
- Calhoun County
- Clay County
- Dooly County
- Stewart County
- Taliaferro County
UGA Extension, the College of Public Health, the College of Environment + Design, and the College of Family and Consumer Sciences are working with the CDC and strong community coalitions to make our counties a healthier place to live, work, and play.
For more information: https://site.extension.uga.edu/healthiertogether/