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

As concerns about COVID-19 grow, state and local governments in our area are being asked to practice “social distancing” by cancelling events, working remotely, and meeting virtually. Our office is following closely, with our local government recommendations as well as the local school system. We are still here to serve you, but we ask that you email or call our office to setup an appointment for the specific service you need. Thank you for understanding.

Walton County Extension Office Phone 770-267-1324

Walton County Extension email –

Walton County Extension Coordinator, Joel Burnsed email  -

Thank You,

Joel Burnsed 

UGA Extension-Walton County 
County Extension Coordinator


The University of Georgia Walton County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.  

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Walton County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Backed up by specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.

2020 Master Gardener Application

2016 Walton County Annual Report

2015 Walton County Annual Report

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Walton County Extension Program Areas

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Family and Consumer Science
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UGA Extension Walton County Office hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00am - Noon & 1:00 - 5:00pm