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.
Tiny beetles burrow their way through pine trees causing disease and death.Author: Jim F. Crawford Published 12/15/2011
As winter comes and kudzu goes, pests search for warmth indoors.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/16/2011
More than 70,000 attend North America's premier farm show, despite rain.Author: Brad Haire Published 10/20/2011
UGA researchers warn Georgians to be on lookout for new sting bug.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 10/19/2011
Tour spotlights Georgia peanut research, production.Author: Brad Haire Published 10/05/2011
UGA entomology department to co-sponsor garden event Sept. 24.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 09/08/2011
Cool weather is best for treating fire ants.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 09/01/2011
New pest prefers kudzu and soybeans.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/25/2011
UGA experts give advice on avoiding ticks.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 07/07/2011
Comb, and then comb again, to rid kids of head lice.Author: Stephanie Schupska Published 06/22/2011