The 2018 Agroforestry and Wildlife Field Day is set for September 20, 2018 on the University of Georgia Griffin Campus. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 9:00 a.m. Participants will have the opportunity to choose from 28 sessions throughout the day. Each session will run for 45 minutes. Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and Warnell School of Forest and Natural Resources, Georgia Forestry Commission, Georgia DNR-Wildlife Resources Division, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC).
8:00AM - 4:15PM Agroforestry and Wildlife Field Day UGA Griffin Campus, Westbrook Research Farm, Griffin, GA
Join the UGA CAES Alumni Association East Georgia Chapter to cheer on the Dawgs during the UGA vs Missouri game! The event is free for graduates, families and friends. Appetizers will be provided by the UGA CAES Alumni Association. Food and beverage specials available from Gnat's Landing. Your RSVP by September 17 is appreciated to help us reserve enough space for cheering!
11:30AM - 3:30PM CAES Alumni Association East GA Chapter Game Watching Party Gnat's Landing, Statesboro, GA
Day one of Major Madness: Learn about majors and clubs in the Department of Poultry Science and the Department of Animal and Dairy Science.
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 1 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
Major Madness, Day 2: Learn about majors and clubs in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences and Department of Horticulture.
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 2 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
Major Madness, Day 3: Learn about majors and clubs in the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication and Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics.
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 3 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
A screening of Acadamy Award Nominee Scott Hamilton Kennedy's Food Evolution followed by a panel discussion with Dr. Wayne Parrott from the UGA Institute of Plant Breeding Genetics and Genomics and Dr. Pablo Lapegna, author of Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina.
4:30PM - 7:00PM Food Evolution Screening and Panel Discussion Tate Student Center Reception Hall, Athens, GA
Major Madness, Day 4: Learn about majors and clubs in the Department of Food Science & Technology and Department of Entomology.
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 4 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
Major Madness, Day 5: Learn about programs and clubs in the Department of Plant Pathology, and visit with the CAES Office of Academic Affairs.
9:00AM - 2:00PM Major Madness: Day 5 Tate Student Center, Concourse, Athens, GA
It's Ag-tober at Akademia Brewing Company! We'll be hosting an Ag Dawgs After Hours networking and social event. Appetizers provided and Akademia will have their full menu available. Akademia is making the entire evening a percentage night to benefit the association. Proceeds will benefit our Eterna fund to provide CAES student scholarships and fund enrichment opportunities for CAES students, alumni and friends. Invite your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers to support the Ag-tober percentage night!
5:00PM - 11:00PM Ag Dawgs After Hours: Athens Akademia Brewing Company, Athens, GA
Please join us to celebrate Homecoming 2018 by reuniting with alumni and retired faculty for our annual Alumni Tailgate at the farm! RSVPs are due to Jessica Fife (firstname.lastname@example.org) by September 26th.
6:30PM - 8:30PM Dept. of Poultry Science Homecoming Alumni Tailgate UGA Poultry Research Center, Athens, GA
An informal gathering of students, faculty and staff interested in international engagement.
4:00PM - 6:00PM CAES International Fall Social Four Towers, ATHENS, GA