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Cooperative Extension is an outreach branch of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, College of Family and Consumer Sciences and Georgia 4-H.  Our office serves the residents of Gordon County with unbiased, research-based education in the areas of agriculture, natural resources, family development, housing/home environment, and youth development.

 


Extension News



  • Pecan Production Costs
  • Published 4/26/2017 by Clint Thompson
  • UGA Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells says pecans have to be protected against insect pests and disease pressure.
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  • Lady's Slipper Orchids
  • Published 4/20/2017 by Norman Winter
  • With five genera and thousands of hybrids to choose from, there's a lady's slipper orchid for everyone.
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  • Huge Blooms
  • Published 4/13/2017 by Norman Winter
  • A gift from China, hibiscus come in hundreds of varieties and most colors.
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  • Pecan Book
  • Published 4/13/2017 by Julia Rodriguez
  • Book covers the health advantages of pecans, the development of different varieties and the nut's surge in popularity around the world.
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  • Tax Refund
  • Published 4/11/2017 by Keishon Thomas
  • Use tax windfall to pay bills, increase savings or start a retirement fund.
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Upcoming Events


  • Apr 26
  • 9:00 AM | Atlanta, GA
  • Learn about Termite and Mosquito Control. Dr. Dan Suiter and Dr. Elmer Grey will answer your questions. This program is for commercial pesticide license holders and industry representatives. Pesticide recertification credits will be offered
  • Apr 26
  • 1:30 PM | Ellijay, GA
  • Learn how to stretch your food dollars, the importance of paying bills on time, and how to keep track of your spending.
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