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.
Wetzstein wins national teaching award
The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities recently honored UGA Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics professor Michael Wetzstein with the National Teaching Award for Food and Agriculture Science. The award honors university faculty for the use of innovative teaching methods and service to students.
Read more about Wetzstein and the APLU award.