Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.
We are here to serve! Warren County Extension offers a variety of information and services for our county residents. Agents and trained support staff provide educational programs as well as a number of services. Our Agriculture and Natural Resources agent offers agricultural information along with homeowner information material to residents, as well as water and soil testing and access to UGA informative publications. Our 4-H agent creates and organizes youth educational programs including competitive events which will assist young people to develop citizenship, leadership, responsibility and life skills through experiential learning. We have access to Family and Consumer Science staff which offers programs to meet community needs. This is information you can trust for money, home, health, food and family interests.
- Dec 7
- North Georgia Vineyard Update (115.0 miles)
- 8:30 AM | Dahlonega, GA
- One day workshop. Participants will learn about a broad range of horticultural topics relating to wine grape vine management such as, new vine care, canopy management, pruning practices, and vine balance. Featured speakers are David Lockwood from UT, Joseph Geller from Surry Community College, Tony Wolf from NCSU, and Dr. Terry Bates from Cornel University.
- Dec 8-Dec 9
- NE 4-H update
- Update for Northeast 4-H Agents, Associates, and Program Assistants.
- Dec 10-Dec 11
- State 4-H Cotton Boll and Consumer Judging Contest (42.0 miles)
- Rock Eagle 4-H Center
- State 4-H Cotton Boll and Consumer Judging Contest
- Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water (C 1016)
- Published 11/7/2016
- Homeowners sometimes experience unpleasant odors in their household water. In many cases, the exact cause of the odor is difficult to determine by water testing; however, this publication provides a few general recommendations for treating some common causes of household water odors.
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- Native Plants for Georgia Part I: Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines (B 987)
- Published 9/19/2016
- This publication focuses on native trees, shrubs and woody vines for Georgia. It is not our intent to describe all native species — just those available in the nursery trade and those that the authors feel have potential for nursery production and landscape use. Rare or endangered species are not described. Information on each plant is provided according to the following categories: Common Name(s)/Botanical Name/Family, Characteristics, Landscape Uses, Size, Zones and Habitat.
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- Vegetable Garden Calendar (C 943)
- Published 5/25/2016
- The recommendations in this circular are based on long-term average dates of the last killing frost in the spring and first killing frost in the fall. Every year does not conform to the "average," so you should use your own judgment about advancing or delaying the time for each job, depending on weather conditions.
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