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International Agriculture Day

International Agriculture Day 2017

Guest Speaker:

J. Scott Angle, President & CEO
International Fertilizer Development Center

Noted soil scientist and advocate for agricultural education and research Dr. J. Scott Angle has served as president and chief executive officer of the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) since October 2015. 

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Georgia Museum of Art, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Keynote Address:

The Struggle for Enough: Why half the world’s farmers go hungry - J. Scott Angle

The lecture and reception are free to attend. All UGA faculty, staff, students and friends of CAES are invited.

Program Includes:

About International Agriculture Day

Global photos, awards and presentations are among the highlights of the annual College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences’ International Agriculture Day celebration, an annual event begun in 2011 by the Office of Global Programs.

The afternoon reception and awards program includes a keynote address featuring experts in international agriculture, nutrition and food security. The college’s most globally minded students are also recognized through the presentation of scholarships and travel awards, including the Global Citizen Award and the Kanemasu Global Engagement Award, both of which recognize students who have embraced global citizenship, as well as the announcement of the Ag Abroad Photo Contest winner.

Parking directions

  • Georgia Museum of Art
  • 90 Carlton Street
  • Athens, GA 30602