Would you eat a bug?
Athens, Georgia’s growing reputation as a gastronomic capital attracts culinary tourists from all over the Southeast. This summer, the city will welcome a new type of culinary enthusiasm. They won’t be after barbecue or biscuits. They’ll be here for the bugs.
The Trial Gardens at UGA open house set for July 21
Flowers are blooming, bees are buzzing, and workers and volunteers are pruning, watering and collecting data on annuals and perennials at the Trial Gardens at the University of Georgia. Trial Gardens staff will open the facility to the public at their annual open house on Saturday, July 21, from 8 a.m. until noon.
CAES scientists go live on Facebook this fall
This fall the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is opening the labs of some its most distinguished researchers to students and science fans across the state.
Rose bushes become unsightly when tiny mites find a home in blooms.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 10/08/2012
Removing dead plant material will reduce future pest populations.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/04/2012
Moth sightings now can mean hungry caterpillars next summer.Author: Nancy C. Hinkle Published 09/11/2012
Keeping grass cut, wearing long pants can help cut down on tick attacks.Author: Michael J. Wheeler Published 08/30/2012
Some mosquitoes thrive despite dry conditions.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/22/2012
No thrips, no problem? Not exactly.Author: Donn H Cooper Published 08/20/2012
Griffin event will include an array of topics, including beekeeping.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/16/2012
Bed bugs can hitch a ride to school in children's backpacks.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/03/2012
UGA at Sunbelt Ag Expo Field DayAuthor: Donn H Cooper Published 07/18/2012
University of Georgia turf researchers will share their knowledge and findings.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/17/2012