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.
The majority of Georgia's peanut growers are wasting resources by not scouting their fields for pests.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/02/2015
The PEANUT Rx mobile application allows producers to predict the advantages of using various crop management strategies.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/09/2015
UGA-based Feed the Future Peanut and Mycotoxin Innovation Lab gears up for summer work in Haiti.Author: Christy Fricks Published 06/01/2015
CAES Office of Global Programs supports international collaboration with travel grants.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/18/2015
Thrips can stunt growth of cotton plants, transmit tomato spotted wilt virus in peanuts.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/29/2015
Jason Schmidt hopes to improve agricultural management systems by preserving helpful insects.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/23/2015
Winter temperatures can lead to busted irrigation valves, leaks and flat tiresAuthor: Jordan Hill Published 04/22/2015
Planting peanuts early can increase risk of tomato spotted wilt virus.Author: Jordan Hill Published 04/16/2015
UGA wants to know what pests peanut growers are most concerned about.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/16/2015
Lack of summer storms contributed to prolonged drought in 2014.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/04/2015