UGA Extension Office


Welcome to Quitman County

The mission of UGA Extension Quitman County is to extend lifelong learning to it's citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

UGA Extension operates through a unique partnership with Quitman County, the University of Georgia, the State of Georgia, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is backed by specialists and a network of resources.  Extension agents have been on the job in Georgia since 1914.

Some of our most popular services include:

Extension News

    • Concrete Cowboys
    • Published 3/1/2017 by Julia Rodriguez
    • South Georgia Extension group providing saddles to Pennsylvania-based outreach project
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    • D.W. Brooks Lecture
    • Published 10/26/2015 by Merritt Melancon
    • Sanjaya Rajaram, wheat breeder who pioneered open-source biotechnology, to present UGA lecture
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    • Bright Forecast
    • Published 1/26/2017 by Samuel L. Pardue
    • New national farm bill that will guide our agricultural policy for the next five years
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    • Storm Aid
    • Published 1/25/2017 by Clint Thompson
    • State of Emergency declared for 16 south Georgia counties.
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    • EMV Chips
    • Published 12/22/2016 by Keishon Thomas
    • Online and telephone purchases are not protected by chip credit and debit cards.
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