UGA Extension Office

Agriculture & Natural Resources

We are the source of unbiased, research-based information for commercial farmers. We can help with topics like:

  • Developing a budget and forecasting prices
  • Choosing the right varieties to plant
  • Stopping the insects and diseases destroying your crop

Call us at 912-287-2456 if you want to know more!


 Please Note, due to COVID-19 sample results may take longer than the 7 business day expected return. We are sorry for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding during these times. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your sample results you can contact us at 912-287-2456 M-F 8am-12pm(closed for lunch 12-1:00pm) 


fileSoil samples can be tested to help clientele develop and maintain a more productive soil by providing information on nutrient availability and soil pH. A basic soil test generally takes 7-10 business days and costs $6.00, payable with check or cash. We provide free soil sample bags available at our office for your convenience. For more information please contact us at 912-287-2456
fileWater samples can also be tested for a variety of purposes. The basic water test checks for pH, water hardness, and the presence of 15 minerals. The cost for the basic water test is $20.00 payable with a check or cash. We offer free water sample bottles available at our office for your convenience.
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Pecan Tree

Pecan Updates

The UGA Pecan Extension Blog is designed to provide timely information relevant to pecan production in Georgia for use by county extension agents and pecan producers.