UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
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.
Dumfries, Scotland, is about 4,000 miles away from the University of Georgia's Athens Campus, but the population there faces the same problems as many Georgia towns, including food insecurity and health concerns connected to nutrition.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/06/2016
The Office of Global Programs awards grants through its Faculty International Travel Funding Program.Author: Denise Horton Published 03/30/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
UGA poultry scientists develop technologies that ensure everyone has enough to eat.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
North Carolina State ag associate dean named to top position at UGA ag school.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 01/08/2016
CAES Office of Global Programs spent the past year building bridges to international agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/26/2015
UGA agriculture students attend premier conference in the world on global agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/16/2015
International agricultural scientists come to UGA to help advance food security around the world.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/12/2015
Faculty in crop and soil science and entomology will travel to Qatar, Mexico and Brazil to explore research and grant opportunities with international colleagues thanks to OGP travel grants.Author: Denise Horton Published 11/05/2015
Faculty and staff begin implementing strategic plan for the Office of Global ProgramsAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 11/04/2015