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UGA Extension

Henry County:


Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Henry County citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

UGA Extension is a partnership between the University of Georgia and local counties that provide the community with education and resources in three program areas.

Address & Phone

Henry County Extension Office 97 Lake Dow Road
McDonough, GA 30252
(Located in Heritage Park)
(770) 288-8421
(770) 288-8445 fax

Henry County Extension Services

Susan Howington, Director

Agriculture & Natural Resources

StrawberriesOur goal is to assist and educate local farmers, businesses, homeowners, gardeners and Master Gardener Extension Volunteers with information about plant identification, plant diseases, insect identification, pest control, and soil and water testing. More Agriculture and Natural Resources...

4-H Youth & Development

I am Georgia 4-HHenry County's future leaders learn life skills through hands-on learning experiences. 4-H is considered one of the world's largest youth clubs offering today's youth grades 5th-12th a variety of clubs, programs, summer camp and activities. 4-H Camp and activities require youth 6th-12th grade to be a current club member. More information about 4-H....

Family & Consumer Science

Living WellIndividuals and families learn critical life skills affecting their lives today and in the future. Our programs focus on information concerning housing, finances, food preservation, food safety, nutrition, and families. More information about Family and Consumer Science...


For additional information, please call the Henry County Extension office at
(770) 288-8421 or email

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Visit the Henry County Government website.

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