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Due to the effects of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), beginning Tuesday, March 24, 2020, the Ware County Extension Office will be CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

We will continue to work and are available for your Agriculture, Family & Consumer Sciences, or 4-H needs.

We are still processing soil samples as long as the lab in Athens remains open. Please bring your soil sample to the office and call, 912-287-2456 an Extension Staff member will come outside to help you. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-12:00pm  1:00pm-5:00pm

All local, in-person 4-H activities are canceled until further notice. District and State events are being evaluated. 4-H Summer Camp is still planned; however, we will not be taking payments at this time.

We will continue to be here and serve Ware County residents and will update you with more information as it becomes available.

 


What is UGA Extension?

UGA Extension extends lifelong learning to the people of Georgia through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families. UGA Extension helps Georgians become healthier, more productive, financially independent and environmentally responsible. Extension agents stay in touch with issues relevant to people in local communities through county Extension offices. UGA Extension is a county, state and federal funded organization supported by specialists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the College of Family and Consumer Sciences.

For more information on our main program areas, see our pages on:

Agriculture & Natural Resources

4-H Youth Development

Family & Consumer Sciences


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