UGA Extension Office


About Us

The Candler County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in the following areas:  Agriculture & Natural Resources, 4-H Youth Development and Family & Consumer Sciences.

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 24-Feb 26
  • 2:00 PM | Augusta, GA
  • The Augusta Area Master Gardeners & Richmond County Extension will have a booth at the upcoming Augusta Home & Garden Show. We will also have presenters giving seminars during the event.
  • Mar 3
  • 7:30 AM | Swainsboro, GA
  • Dr. Stanley Culpepper and Dr. Eric Prostko will present the 2017 weed management update for corn, cotton, peanuts and soybeans. Please call to pre register for meeting.
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Extension News

    • Flavor of Georgia 2017
    • Published 2/22/2017 by Merritt Melancon
    • Entrepreneurs from all corners of the state selected to compete in the University of Georgia's Flavor of Georgia contest.
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    • Watermelon Crop
    • Published 2/21/2017 by Clint Thompson
    • An estimated 20,000 acres of watermelons are produced every year in Georgia.
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    • Container herbs
    • Published 2/16/2017 by Norman Winter
    • Herbs can provide flavor to dishes and color, texture to container gardens.
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