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The Georgia Urban Ag Council is monitoring the rapidly changing impact that the Coronavirus is having on businesses and employees. We will post updates here as we receive them to assist in your day-to-day operations as we collectively face this challenging time.

2021 Landscape Pro University Education Survey

June 25, 2020

Please help us as we plan our 2021 Landscape Pro University Educational Conference & Expo by answering a short survey…

Marketing Tools And Resources For The Coronavirus Era

June 23, 2020

From WT Digital Agency: COVID-19 has changed the world. Not only has the pandemic created a global health crisis, but…

Growers, suppliers, retail – video and resources from NICH

May 10, 2020

The National Initiative for Consumer Horticulture (NICH) offers these resources for growers, suppliers and retail operations: “Doing business under difficult…

Updates from Georgia Department of Agriculture – Pesticide Licensing

May 10, 2020

Pesticide Applicator Recertification/expiration update from the Georgia Department of Agriculture For certified applicators with recertification/expiration dates between June 1, 2020,…

OSHA Update – Covid-19 Recordable & Fleet Safety/Compliance

April 23, 2020

We reached out to a contact from OSHA to provide you with information on Covid-19 issues and vehicles/fleet safety and…

Business resources – Guidance Document for Nurseries, Retail Garden Centers, Landscape Supply

April 23, 2020

  We’ve created a guidance document for nurseries, retail garden centers, landscape supply stores and all brick & mortar other…

Business resources – Guidance Documents for Landscape and Landscape Suppliers

April 23, 2020

PUBLIC WORKS AND INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT SERVICES: Workers such as plumbers, electricians, exterminators, builders, contractors, HVAC Technicians, landscapers, and other service…

UGA Small Business Development Center resources & webinars

April 21, 2020

On April 2, Governor Kemp announced a partnership between the University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, the Georgia Department…

SBA Disaster Loan Assistance

March 31, 2020

Click here for the COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan online application through the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Small Business Administration Loan Program Summary

March 31, 2020

The Small Business Administration currently has two major loan programs in response to COVID-19. A business can apply for both…

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

March 31, 2020

The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress…

Daily Update by Stanton Law

March 31, 2020

At Stanton Law, we are glad to be one of your resources for daily updates on COVID-19’s effect on your…

Q & A on CARES Act

March 31, 2020

Prepared by Well Fargo Investment Institute. How a New Federal Law Aids the Economy Key takeaways On March 27, 2020,…

SBA Disaster Loan Comparison

March 31, 2020

Compiled by Synovus. Small business applicants can apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans and the Paycheck Protection Program if there…

Q & A Regarding Covid-19 Employment Requirements

March 24, 2020

Question and answer sheet based on inquiries about new Covid-19 legislation passed by Federal government, by LEHR MIDDLEBROOKS VREELAND &…

REVISED: UAC Coronavirus Business Impact Survey

March 24, 2020

Thank you to all who have already completed the survey. We have made a revision to more accurately collect your…

Athens-Clarke County is the first mandatory Stay at Home Order in Georgia

March 20, 2020

To all Georgia landscape industry business owners, vendors, suppliers: Athens-Clarke County is the first mandatory Stay at Home Order in Georgia, effective today.…

GA Dept. of Agriculture releases statement

March 19, 2020

GA Dept of Ag Commissioner Gary Black has issued a statement, where he specifically mentions landscape and green industries: “Georgia…

Georgia Receives SBA Statewide Disaster Declaration, Applications for Small Business Emergency Loans Now Open

March 19, 2020

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Georgia has received an official statewide disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration…

UAC Coronavirus impact on landscape business survey

March 16, 2020

To all Georgia landscape industry business owners, vendors, suppliers: The Covid-19 coronavirus has brought sudden changes to our personal and…