Decatur County UGA Cooperative Extension
Some timely Ag & Gardening articles primarily provided by the
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
Georgia Agriculture Production for 2005
UGA extension and research publications on a wide variety of subjects — from gardening to eating well.
UGA Vegetable Garden Calendar
2014 Spring Garden Packet
US Dept of Agriculture Web Site
UGA College of Agricultural and
Environmental Sciences web site
Their mission is to seek, verify and apply knowledge related to agriculture and the environment,
and to disseminate this knowledge through student education and public outreach programs.
County agents and specialists throughout the state share information on issues like water quality, profitability in agribusiness, family wellness and life skills.
County agents provide soil and water test kits and instruction, advice on safe pesticide use, provide publications and computer programs and teach consumers skills to improve Georgians quality of life. They are the local experts in food safety, proper eating habits, child safety and parenting.