The Georgia Urban Ag Council will host the third annual EDGE Expo for landscape professionals on Dec. 11-12 at the Gwinnett Civic and Cultural Center in Duluth, Ga. UGA researchers will present workshops on the most common beneficial and pest insects found in Georgia landscapes, how to identify and treat plant diseases, the latest turfgrass research and much more.
Read more about the EDGE Expo urban agriculture conference.
Agribusiness Development Team returns home from Afghanistan
CAES Asst. Dean Steve Brown and his wife Mary welcome home their son Spc. Robert Owens after his surprise homecoming during a ceremony at the Nov. 9 Georgia Bulldogs Homecoming Game. Owens was serving with the Georgia National Guard's Agribusiness Development Team in Afghanistan, a team of Georgia soldiers whom Brown had helped to train.
Read about CAES involvement in training Georgia Guardsmen for ag missions.