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By the Numbers: CAES Alumni

With more than 18,000 living alumni, the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has one of the largest alumni bases at UGA. Nearly 2,000 of these alumni have multiple degrees from CAES.

How Sweet It Is

UGA Extension helps farmers grow sweeter onions through soil management

CAES Alumna's Dawg Days Helped Create Guide Dog Program at UGA

Sarah Hooper's experience raising guide dogs and her partnership with Deana Izzo of the Guide Dog Foundation led to a puppy-raising program that has grown to include around 120 puppies on UGA's Athens campus.

Facing Hunger

Global Food Security Fund established to help students take on food insecurity and malnutrition on local and international scales

Product Placement

UGA-Griffin facility gives food product developers a place to innovate, test new food products

School of Rock

New book details 60-plus-year history of Rock Eagle 4-H Center

Steep South

UGA ornamental plant breeder Donglin Zhang works to bring tea production to the U.S.

South Georgia Citrus

UGA scientist Wayne Hanna and UGA Extension agent Jacob Price hope that satsuma production research bears fruit for south Georgia growers

Little Grass from the Prairie

UGA-USDA partnership breeds native prairie grasses as colorful landscape plants and wildlife habitats

From the Brain of Bob Shulstad

The collective work of University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences researchers has flourished under the guidance of CAES Associate Dean for Research Bob Shulstad for the past 16 years. Southscapes writer Merritt Melancon asked Shulstad about his time as associate dean, a position he’s held since 2006.

Social Butterflies

Researchers digitize 2.1 million Lepidoptera specimens to build database, app

Down by the Sea

Georgia 4-H environmental education is alive and well at the newly revamped Camp Jekyll on Georgia's coast

Extension How-To: Grow Your Greens

If you’ve been meaning to cultivate your own quality, high-yield garden to supplement your diet and save your dollars, UGA Extension can help you tend your crop. Check out publications from UGA Extension agents, horticulturists and Master Gardener Extension Volunteers, and remember — with rigorous work comes vigorous veggies!

Dogged Pursuit

"TODAY" show puppy raiser Olivia Poff's tale began with work for the Guide Dog Foundation while at CAES

Former CAES Dean Buchanan's Book Makes the Case for Agricultural Research

Gale A. Buchanan, retired dean and director of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and former U.S. Department of Agriculture undersecretary for research, education and economics, has penned his second book, “Feeding the World: Agricultural Research in the Twenty-First Century.”

Ginning Up Support

Module builder, boll buggy donated to UGA's Stripling Irrigation Research Park

Georgia 4-H Personnel Take Seats on National Board

Casey Mull, Abby Smith and Rebecca Brewer Thomas elected to serve on National Association of Extension 4-H Agents board