UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
Acclaimed pecan breeder Darrell Sparks named UGA Inventor of the Year
Darrell Sparks’ legacy at the University of Georgia spans more than 50 years and includes the release of eight patented pecan cultivars and research focused on the development of new and improved pecan varieties. For his contributions to Georgia’s pecan industry, Sparks is the 2018 recipient of the university’s Inventor of the Year Award.
UGA President Jere W. Morehead and CAES Dean Sam Pardue spoke at the event, held at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/04/2018
Treat for fire ants twice a year, in April and October.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/02/2018
UGA Urban Pest Management Program's webinar series provides continuing education to pest control professionals.Author: Cristina deRevere Published 03/02/2018
Griffin campus welcomes new entomologist to research, teaching team.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/24/2017
UGA entomologist Brian Forschler to be honored by the Entomological Society of America on Nov. 7.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/24/2017
UGA Griffin campus to host meeting of exotic pest plant professionals.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/17/2017
Turf scientists at UGA move into new, state-of-the-art labs and greenhouses.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/22/2017
Treating fire ants now will reduce their numbers in the spring.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/31/2017
Species like Asian longhorned beetle and the oak splendour beetle could find a home in a wooden pallet being relocated to North America.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson Published 06/28/2017
Student-organized crop tour helps CAES grad students explore the opportunities after graduation.Author: Merritt Melancon, Russell Ingram Published 06/12/2017