Welcome to UGA Extension Fayette County!
UGA Extension Fayette County is a partnership of The University of Georgia, Fayette County Government, Fort Valley State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. It exists to serve all the people of Fayette County including Fayetteville, Peachtree City, Tyrone, Brooks, and in between.
Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
Upcoming ANR Events
- Dec 5
- Pesticide Applicator Re-Certification Training (33.0 miles)
- 7:00 PM | Greenville, GA
- The topic for the training is Pesticides in the Environment (Movement and Effects). This training is part of the UGA Pesticide Safety Education Program. There is one hour of credit offered for both private and commercial applicators (category 21). Category 21 includes commercial applicators using or supervising the use of restricted use pesticides in the production of agricultural crops, including tobacco, peanuts, cotton, feed grains, soybeans, forage, vegetables, small fruits, tree fruits and nuts, as well as on grasslands and non-crop agricultural lands.
- Feb 16
- Tall Fescue Workshop (71.0 miles)
- 1:00 PM | Athens, GA
- A workshop that will detail the mechanisms of fescue toxicosis and provide management strategies to prevent or deal with these challenges.
- Feb 21
- Apple Grafting Workshop (88.0 miles)
- 3:30 PM | Cleveland, GA
- Workshop geared towards helping homeowners and small orchard owners to learn how to graft their own apple trees. This course will teach participants apple grafting techniques by having hands on learning. Dr. David Lockwood from UT, Dr. Dario Chavez from UGA, and Mr. Ray Covington from Blairsville, Ga will be our main speakers. Participants will go home with 5 trees they grafted and a grafting knife.
There are no upcoming events at this time.