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, Georgia Southern teaming up to host conferenceAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 07/18/2013
Agribusiness development team leaving to start yearlong mission helping Afghani Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/07/2013
Georgia ag experts to work with Gabon Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock Fisheries and Rural Development.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/28/2012
Development Director of International Trade Kathe Falls will deliver the keynote talks at the 2013 Ag Forecast series.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/09/2012
Georgia Guardsmen who taught Afghans about farming return to UGAAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 06/04/2012
Erico Rolim de Mattos plans for vertical farmingAuthor: James Hataway Published 04/30/2012
Expanding Georgia's ag industry firms up economic landscape.Author: J. Scott Angle Published 04/20/2011
UGA researcher finds banana variety that grows well in Georgia.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 12/16/2010
Annual lecture addresses balance between benefits of local food and global food needs.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 10/07/2010
Non-native, invasive species grow and reproduce rapidly.Author: Erin Griffin Published 04/15/2010