Extension & Outreach
The mission of the Extension Poultry Science faculty of the Department of Poultry Science is to provide relevant educational and service related programs for commercial poultry producers, allied industry representatives, county extension personnel, and small flock producers to enhance production and economic efficiencies while maintaining the state's competitive position in poultry production. The extension mission involves providing quality and timely educational programs, problem solving activities, and technology development and transfer through applied research and demonstration projects. The delivery of these activities is achieved by a combination of direct programming from Extension Poultry Scientists and delivery through County Agent personnel. In addition, the Extension Poultry Science faculty have responsibilities for providing County Agents and Vocational Agriculture Teachers support for poultry youth activities in Georgia.