Due to public health concerns and following guidance from county government, our office is closed to the public.
Our hours of operation will remain the same and we will be available for education and testing services.
Please call the office for assistance or more information. 912-568-7138.
The Wheeler County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. We are dedicated to helping people in our community find answers to questions related to the following areas:
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Aug 19 - Aug 20 Southwest District 4-H Update Staff Training Tifton, GA - (63.0 Miles)
Aug 20 - Aug 21 Southeast District 4-H Update Staff Training Statesboro, GA - (60.0 Miles)
Aug 21 Child Passenger Safety This class provides instruction on the importance and proper use of car seats and safety belts for children when riding in vehicles. The class is open to all parents regardless of financial status or residency. However, qualified participants (Burke County resident who is WIC, PeachCare, or Medicaid eligible) will receive a free car seat or booster seat that meets the needs of their child. Please note that there is a two seat per family limit. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! Waynesboro, GA - (82.0 Miles)
Precision Ag Specialist Simerjeet "Simer" Virk is now an assistant professor and precision agriculture Extension specialist at UGA-Tifton.
No insect apocalypse Long-term ecological site study shows no net insect changes
COVID-19 Cell Immunity First study to show taste bud cell immunity from contact with virus particle.