Agriculture and Natural Resources
The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences develops programs and innovations to improve people's lives and focuses on getting results. County Extension agents help keep farmers abreast of the latest agricultural technology, research and marketing strategies.
The University of Georgia Extension Publications and Bulletins cover a wide variety of practical guidelines for agricultural producers and home owners. View Extension Publications.
The University of Georgia offers a complete range of services to test soil, plants, water, feeds, home environment and pesticides. Testing services offered by UGA.
Soil samples can be dropped off at the Oconee County Extension office. The fee is $8 for the basic test. Soil Testing Information.
Water samples can be submitted to the Oconee County Extension Office Monday through Thursday morning. The fee is $20 for the basic test for minerals and $36 for coliform bacteria.
Weekly columns published in The Oconee Enterprise concerning current Agricultural issues can be found at Extension Connection.
Helpful information on Natural Disasters in Georgia.
Production Agriculture Information
- UGA Commodities
- Water Permit Application
- Georgia Forages Website
- Urban Agriculture Website
Marketing Georgia Products
- Georgia Market Maker - Free marketing of your Agricultural or Horticultural Products
- Georgia Creative Economies - Marketing Georgia Made Products