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Controlling Chipmunks

A species of small rodent, chipmunks are quite common in Georgia. There are considered minor agricultural pests, but they can cause significant structural damage under pallets, stairs, and retention walls. Chipmunks are ground dwelling critters with tunnels 20 to 30 feet long. These little critters consume flower bulbs, seeds, seedlings,…
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Hurricane Michael Relief Block Grant

The Georgia Farm Recovery Block Grants were formally announced Wednesday. According to the press release, sign up will begin on March 18 and last for about three weeks through April 8. Jones County has been determined as an eligible county. Farmers in Jones County who have suffered losses to infrastructure,…
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Web Soil Survey

Are you interested in a free soil mapping software? Have you ever thought how mapping could help with land management? Have a pond on your property, but don’t know how many acres it is? Planning on cutting a tract of timber, but would like to know approximately how many acres?…
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Lawn Care Equipment Maintenance

As winter comes to a close and spring is about to begin, many things are going to occur. Temperatures will start to rise, plants and shrubs will come out of dormancy, and the landscape will start to green up. With these changes comes yard work and now it the time…
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Emergency Preparedness and Recovery – UGA Cooperative Extension

We have many resources to help before, during, and after emergency situations. Whether the need is flood clean-up or financial considerations, Extension offers valuable research-based information to support communities preparing and recovering from disasters. For more information about emergency preparedness and recovery, please follow the above link.  
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