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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

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

The Telfair County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education.

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Upcoming Events
Jun 22 - Jun 23 SW Fest Cordele, GA - (55.0 miles) Southwest District 4-H event
Jul 6 ServSafe Manager Certification Training and Exam Sandersville, GA - (70.0 miles) Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF. Workshops are offered in multiple locations throughout the state; see each training's contact for details.
Jul 29 Elevate your Relationship - (55.0 miles) This eight-week series has found to positively influence changes in couples' behavior and overall relationship quality. According to a former ELEVATE participant, the program experience "saved our marriage." Another participant said they "learned how to control my emotions and value my partner as well as myself. I'm going to use what I learned in this class to keep my relationship going and improving." Each 90-minute session will engage couples in fun activities to learn skills to manage stress better, strengthen their connection with each other, deal with differences in healthy ways, and elevate their relationships' quality. In addition to these skills, couples can also earn up to $350 in e-gift cards for attending the series. It "pays" to ELEVATE your relationship!
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Capital Gains
Capital Gains Budget provides $21.7 million for Poultry Science Building, $5 million for Multidisciplinary Greenhouse Complex on UGA Athens campus. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 5/13/2021
New Normals
New Normals Rather than assess long-term climate trends, 'normals' reflect the impacts of the changing climate on our day-to-day weather experience. By Maria M. Lameiras | Published: 5/13/2021
Victory House
Victory House Members of the Headwaters Chapter of UGA Master Gardener Extension Volunteers help refurbish greenhouse and garden plots at recovery center. By Sean Montgomery | Published: 5/13/2021
Small peanut shellers
Small peanut shellers The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanut is deploying several innovative small-scale shellers and grading tables to assist groundnut breeding teams in Africa. The equipment will help collaborators in Senegal, Uganda, Ghana, Malawi, Zambia and Mozambique in their quest to release drought- and disease-resistant high-yielding varieties that smallholder farmers need. By Allison Floyd | Published: 5/12/2021