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.
When complete, LepNet will provide big data crunchers with millions of new data points on moth and butterfly populations.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/12/2016
Green industry professionals learn about research projects at UGA event.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/11/2016
Follow these steps to take the (mosquito) bite out of late summer evenings.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/10/2016
Mosquito season is waning but Georgians should minimize populations where they can.Author: Elmer Gray Published 08/10/2016
The latest turfgrass research findings will be shared at UGA field day.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/21/2016
Entomologist promoted to department head of UGA's ag school.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/21/2016
West Nile virus is passed by mosquitoes who love dry weather, and this summer has been abnormally dry.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/01/2016
Georgia may not have seen any local transmission of the Zika virus, but residents should continue to minimize mosquito populations.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/30/2016
Georgians should be aware of ticks this summer, but not afraid of them.Author: Melissa Jackson Published 06/30/2016
Adults and children invited to learn about bees at Rock Eagle 4-H Center on June 18.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/16/2016