UGA Extension Office


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

  • Cotton Irrigation
  • Published 5/17/2017 by Julia Rodriguez
  • UGA Extension physiologist John Snider recommends farmers use sensor-based irrigation scheduling.
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  • Record Highs
  • Published 5/10/2017 by Pam Knox
  • Drought expands in southern Georgia as Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah all record their warmest April on record.
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  • Turf Aerification
  • Published 3/9/2017 by Clint Waltz
  • Core aerification can benefit lawns that suffered through last year's drought.
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