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  • Aug 17
  • 6:30 PM | Macon, GA
  • Technology is everywhere, but is it the right tool for early childhood? Come learn what science tells us about young children and technology, and explore guidelines for using technology in intentional and developmentally appropriate ways. We will explore and evaluate some sample tech tools, connect the technology to the Georgia GELDS Standards, and discuss ways to get started using technology with young children and their families.
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Extension Publications

  • Vegetable Garden Calendar (C 943)
  • Published 5/25/2016
  • The recommendations in this circular are based on long-term average dates of the last killing frost in the spring and first killing frost in the fall. Every year does not conform to the "average," so you should use your own judgment about advancing or delaying the time for each job, depending on weather conditions.
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  • Commercial Tomato Production Handbook (B 1312)
  • Published 5/26/2016
  • This publication is a joint effort of the seven disciplines that comprise the Georgia Vegetable Team. It is comprised of 14 topics on tomato, including history of tomato production, cultural practices, pest management, harvesting, handling and marketing. This publication provides information that will assist producers in improving the profitability of tomato production, whether they are new or experienced producers.
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Extension News

  • Lead Testing
  • Published 7/20/2016 by Merritt Melancon
  • UGA Extension helps ease families' concerns with home tap water testing.
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  • School Gardens
  • Published 7/12/2016 by Sharon Dowdy
  • UGA Extension trains teachers on how to plant, maintain and use school gardens.
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  • Routines for Kids
  • Published 7/7/2016 by Clint Thompson
  • Routines provide security for children, says Diane Bales, UGA child development specialist.
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