2016 Georgia Farm & Erosion Control Sponsors
The Cobb Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is a State of Georgia government entity operating within Cobb County and its local governments. Cobb is one of 40 SWCD across Georgia, working with
Federal, state and local governments,
Individual citizens and businesses, and
Teachers & students
to conserve, improve and protect Georgia’s natural resources and promote statewide conservation goals.
Cobb County… Expect the best!
- Keeps citizens informed on agricultural issues,
- Works with our government officials and representatives on agriculture related issues,
- Provides scholarship programs, and
- Educates students on where their food comes from.
The Georgia Grown program is a marketing and economic development program of the Georgia Department of Agriculture. Our No. 1 goal is to aid our agricultural economies by bringing together producers, processors, suppliers, distributors, retailers, agritourism and consumers in one powerful, statewide community.
The Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission (GSWCC) provides soil and water resource information; education; technical, financial, and planning assistance; and program oversight to locally led soil and water conservation districts, landowners/users, and local, state, and federal governments to maintain, conserve, and wisely use the soil and water resources for all Georgians.
The Natural Resources Conservation Service, formerly known as the Soil Conservation Service, is an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture that provides technical assistance to farmers and other private landowners and managers
Our mission is to extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.