UGA Extension Office



The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension is a statewide educational organization funded by federal, state and local governments that brings research-based education directly to individuals, families and communities. UGA Extension is dedicated to helping people find answers to questions related to agriculture, the environment, families & 4-H and Youth.

UGA Extension Dade County
114 Pace Drive
P.O. Box 550
Trenton, GA. 30752
(706) 657-4116

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Upcoming Events

  • Mar 28
  • 9:00 AM | Ellijay, GA
  • The Food Talk class is actually taught in six sessions. Learn how to cook healthy on a budget, the importance of fruits and vegetables, and about preventing foodborne illness. A healthy recipe will be prepared for tasting and a gift will be given away at each class. Contact Becca Pritchett for more information and to pre-register for classes/sessions.
  • Apr 18
  • 8:00 AM | Calhoun, GA
  • Egg Candling Class for Northwest Georgia on April 18, 2017 at the Gordon County Ag Center in Calhoun, GA: 1282 HWY 53 SPUR, SW CALHOUN, GA 30701. CLASS TIMES: 8 AM, 12PM, AND 2 PM (TOTAL: 16 PEOPLE PER CLASS ) *** PLEASE CALL 770-535-5955 TO Register for this class. When you call, be prepared to provide: 1. Name of each person who would like to complete the training. 2. Mailing address for each registrant 3. Email address for each registrant 4. Class time you would like to attend. ***Study Information will be e-mailed after you sign up for the class.
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Extension News

  • Flavor of Georgia 2017
  • Published 3/22/2017 by Merritt Melancon
  • Chamblee food entrepreneurs wow judges with naturally sweet, creamy pecan butter.
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  • Georgia Corn Crop
  • Published 3/21/2017 by Julia Rodriguez
  • UGA Extension estimates Georgia's corn acreage to be between 330,000 and 340,000 acres.
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  • Peanut Crop
  • Published 3/21/2017 by Julia Rodriguez
  • Some of Georgia's peanut crop estimated to be produced under shortened rotations.
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