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.
Too much fertilizer will create large tomato plants, not large tomatoes.Author: Michael J. Wheeler Published 03/10/2016
Draw a garden plan and keep clear records for a bountiful garden this year and next.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 03/10/2016
Fences and repellants are recommended to keep your garden from becoming a rabbit buffet.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 03/10/2016
Squash are a popular southern vegetable, but pests can make growing them difficult.Author: Bob Westerfield Published 03/10/2016
When it comes to growing squash, picking one variety is a difficult task.Author: Bob Westerfield Published 03/10/2016
Community and school gardeners can reach out to their UGA Extension agent for local support.Author: Becky Griffin Published 03/10/2016
UGA microbiologist says wash fresh produce thoroughly and cook, if possible, before eating.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/03/2016
UGA, Georgia Department of Agriculture offering trainings for Georgia growers this winter.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/16/2016
Tifton-based entomologist to be recognized at the Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America meeting.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/03/2016
Winter is the perfect time to browse seed catalogs and select seeds for next year's garden.Author: Josh Fuder Published 12/22/2015