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.

COVID-19 Resources

Take the 2020 Census

Due to COVID-19, the schedule for the census self-response has been extended to October 31. Complete it today by mail, telephone or online.

2020 Census Information

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Current Office Hours

The Union County Extension/4-H office has resumed normal working hours Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm closing from 12-1pm for lunch. Our office is closed to the public; however, we will see visitors by appointment only by calling 706-439-6030. We are here to serve Union County. 

All 4-H activities have been postponed until further notice per school policy. 

4-H Summer Camp has been canceled for June 2020.

For more information or questions about a specific program area please contact:

If you would like to make an appointment, call 706-439-6030 or email

If you have 4-H questions, call Timothy Jennings at 706-897-5610 or email

If you have Agriculture & Natural Resources questions, call Jacob Williams at 706-897-2082 or email

For more information or alternate contact please visit our FaceBook page at UGAExtensionUnionGA


Union County Extension

UGA Cooperative Extension is a statewide educational organization funded by federal, state and local governments that brings research-based education directly to individuals, families and communities.

UGA Extension is dedicated to helping people find answers to questions related to agriculture and the environment, families & 4-H Youth Development.

Upcoming Events
  • Jun 10 Green Thumb Virtual Lectures: Water-wise Gardening This month, the lecture will take place online using Zoom (for more information about Zoom, visit Anyone is welcome to attend. This class is a part of Athens-Clarke County Extension's Green Thumb Lectures, our 2020 free monthly gardening class series. It will include an informative presentation on topics including the importance of water conservation, methods for stewarding water efficiently in your garden, and managing evaporative water loss. Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome. The Zoom meeting room will open up at 5:45 with the presentation starting at 6:00pm . Please make sure to register as you will be emailed the Zoom link to attend the online meeting closer to time. We hope you can attend! For any questions, please email Laura Ney at Bogart, GA - (69.0 Miles)
  • Aug 13 - Aug 14 Northwest District 4-H Update Staff Training Rome, GA - (82.0 Miles)
  • Aug 21 - Aug 22 Northeast District 4-H Update Staff Training Athens, GA - (71.0 Miles)
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