UGA Extension Camden County works through a unique partnership through state and local county government, the University of Georgia and the US Department of Agriculture. Extension strives to enrich the lives of its constituents through education programing in a many different program areas including:
We are excited to share an opportunity to join our extension team with all of you. We are seeking applicants for an AmeriCorps Community Service Specialist. This position would work with our 4-H program to help enrich the lives of Camden County youth by helping deliver 4-H programming. In addition to a monthly stipend, there is an educational grant available after successfully completing your term! Check out the announcement or give our office a call today!
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- Jan 10-Feb 28
- Journeyman Farmer Training-Small Ruminant Production (245.0 miles)
- 6:00 PM | Carrollton, GA
- The Journeyman Farmer Certificate Program is a comprehensive training program for beginning and small farmers provided by UGA Cooperative Extension. This program is the second in the series and will address: Part 2- Small Ruminants Production Course ***Parts one through three must be completed in order and all parts of the program must be completed to obtain certification. Small Ruminant Production is a six week training developed by Fort Valley State University in partnership with UGA Extension. Topics include: goat and sheep breeds and selection, nutrition and body scoring, pasture management, predator control, health and diseases, reproduction and kidding/lambing, integrated parasite management, as well as meats and marketing. The training includes a session with live animals to practice body condition scoring, hoof trimming and checking for internal parasites.
- Jan 25
- Telfair CountyAg Economics-LivestockProduction Meeting (22.0 miles)
- 12:00 PM | McRae, GA
- Updates on numerous crop production issues including the management of diseases, insects and weeds. Advance registration is requested for meal planning.