What is UGA Extension?

A partnership of The University of Georgia, the U. S. Department of Agriculture and counties of the state cooperating. UGA Extension is on the forefront of food safety, technology, research, and education; keeping Georgia’s economy strong and making life better for Georgians. Click here to learn more about Extension.



To extend lifelong learning from The University of Georgia to the everyday lives of Georgians through current, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

Extension News

  • December Climate
  • Published 1/9/2017 by Pam Knox
  • Georgia's unseasonably warm December brought needed rainfall to some parts of the state but left other areas dry.
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  • Georgia Drought
  • Published 1/5/2017 by Clint Thompson
  • Wet, wintry conditions should provide relief from Georgia drought.
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  • Peanut Farm Show
  • Published 1/4/2017 by Kyle Dawson
  • UGA seminar to focus mainly on water issues in peanut production.
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  • Cover Crops
  • Published 12/7/2016 by Kyle Dawson
  • Despite recent rains, UGA Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter cautions farmers about planting cover crops.
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  • Fall Drought
  • Published 12/7/2016 by Pam Knox
  • November brought cooler temperatures to Georgia, but the state was still warmer and drier than normal.
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