General Information

  • Summer of 2023, Glynn and McIntosh Extension hosted Sam Roberson, student of University of Georgia. He will begin his Senior Year in the fall and is working towards his Bachelor’s Degree in Agribusiness. Sam helped all three program areas (Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, and 4-H Youth) for different programming needs. Highlights…

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  • This week, we hosted a Pollinator Steward training program. Eight participants completed the course and are ready to go out into their communities and share their pollinator knowledge. This program consisted of 28 hours of educational content. Each day we focused on different pollinators and their habitat needs. Major focus was given to Honeybees, Native…

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  • The Pollinator Steward Program is designed for those interested in protecting and providing for our insect pollinators. The course will be 28 hours of educational sessions spanning 4 days. During this course, you will learn about Native Bees, Butterflies, Honeybees, other pollinators, and how to build a pollinator friendly habitat. We will have a field…

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  • The Water Systems Workshop aims to promote greater understanding of water systems, water assessments, including FDA’s proposed Water Builder Tool, and water distribution equipment and connections. This workshop is designed to be interactive using presentations that encourage discussions, scenario-based small group breakouts, and hands-on activities. The workshop is structured to accommodate regional considerations within the…

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  • image with 4 students holding sign encouraging readers to apply online to the 4-H agent job posting

    Position Summary As the Glynn County 4-H Agent, you would provide educational programming to the youth in the county. The ideal candidate has: Job Responsibilities About UGA Extension UGA Extension was founded in 1914 with the mission to translate the science of everyday living for farmers, families and communities to foster a healthy and prosperous…

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  • Image of chick with information about national ag week

    March 21-27, 2023 The week of March 21-27, 2023 is designated National Ag Week. Georgia sets aside the 21-25 to celebrate at the state level. We all should use this time to thank the men and women who work so hard to grow, harvest, transport, and sell our agricultural commodities. In Glynn and McIntosh Counties,…

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  • Upcoming Events!

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    UGA Extension Based Events These are some upcoming events from around the state. Read the descriptions for each item for more information. If you are interested in finding more events hosted by UGA Extension, you can find a full list from our Calendar here. Insect Allies: Predators and Parasitoids in the Garden Farm Stress Summit…

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  • Flyer with photo of farm, crop rows and barns. Provides information about the New & Beginning Farmer Resources hosted by State Executive Director Arthur Tripp. March 23 from 1:00-4:00 at 316 River Rd in Athens, GA.

    United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (USDA FSA) is hosting a New & Beginning Farmer Resources Workshop. At this event, you will learn about federal programs you can use to receive resources, potential funding, and additional support. This event will take place Thursday March 23, 2023 from 1:00-4:00. There is a virtual option…

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