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.
Much of the state was drier than normal during October — aiding farmers with peanut, cotton and hay harvest.Author: Pam Knox Published 11/04/2015
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
You can't judge good quality hay by it's looks, you need lab results.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/28/2015
Texas' McGee Ranch wins top prize in 2015 Southeastern Hay Contest, but many Georgia farmers receive honors, too.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/22/2015
Economist Nick Magnan is working with Heifer International and the Feed the Future Peanut Mycotoxin and Improvement LaboratoryAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2015
CAES Alumni Association honors alumni with annual awards ceremonyAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Samantha Anderson Published 10/01/2015
UGA and Georgia's agricultural community honor Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Thomas Richard Breedlove Sr.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
The former head of Virginia Cooperative Extension starts at UGA Extension on Oct. 1.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/17/2015
Farmers have until Sept. 28 to submit samples to the Southeast's premier hay contest.Author: Merritt Melancon, Dennis Hancock Published 09/03/2015