University of GeorgiaGot a turkey cooking emergency? See something on your crops that causes concern? Trying to enroll your child in a 4-H youth program? Call your county University of Georgia Cooperative Extension agent. Now there are two easy ways to find your local office.
Just call 1-800-ASK-UGA1 (275-8421) from anywhere in Georgia. You'll be automatically connected to the UGA Extension office in that county.
If you're looking for the latest information online, visit www.ugaextension.com. You'll find several easy ways to find your local UGA Extension office there, too.
"Cooperative Extension has a proud history but a contemporary mission and operation," said Mel Garber, associate dean for extension with the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
"We continue to seek ways to improve public access to helpful county agents and unbiased, research-based information," Garber said.
(Faith Peppers is the director of public affairs with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)