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UGA Extension Gwinnett County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture and agriculture, food safety and nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for youth. UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Gwinnett County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Backed up by specialists and a network of resources, Extension Agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914. 

Mission

Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families. UGA Extension Gwinnett County offers educational programs in the areas of horticulture and agriculture, food safety and nutrition, and leadership and citizenship for youth.

 UGA Publications:

Searching for the right plant to place in your landscape? How about a lawn question? Type in your search and publications from UGA will assist you with answers. If you have questions, you can always call our office for assistance.

Follow this link: http://extension.uga.edu/publications/

 


Where to Recycle?

Gwinnett County has several locations that you can choose to take paint, oil, appliances, computers, etc. Click on the link and follow the drop down box for a location near you.

http://www.gwinnettcb.org/recycling-center-material/brown-paper-bags/

 

 

 


Extension News


  • Winter Squash
  • Published 5/24/2017 by Sharon Dowdy
  • Winter squash are harvested when mature and can be kept in storage for months.
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  • Squash Struggles
  • Published 5/24/2017 by Sharon Dowdy
  • Best bet for squash-growing is to plant resistant varieties and take a break in the height of summer.
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  • Room to Grow
  • Published 5/18/2017 by Clint Waltz
  • Aerification helps turfgrass green-up, lets air and moisture get to root zone.
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