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.
UGA Griffin campus to host meeting of exotic pest plant professionals.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/17/2017
Research-based irrigation practices take center stage in increasing efficiency of Georgia's farms.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/11/2017
Owning and maintaining coastal property comes with risks, like evacuating when hurricanes arrive.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
From governors to country music artists to business leaders, Georgia 4-H has helped young people become confident adults.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
Master Gardeners revitalize butterfly garden located at former President Jimmy Carter's home in Plains, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/04/2017
High populations of whiteflies can infect vegetable crops with diseases, like cucurbit leaf crumple virus and tomato yellow curl virus.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 10/03/2017
UGA joins $15 million multistate partnership to foster new industry around carinata-based biofuels in the southern U.S.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/03/2017
Tropical Storm Irma made peach trees lean, but with support, they can be righted.Author: Dario Chavez Published 09/29/2017
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences alumni gather to celebrate the college and recognize their friends.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/28/2017
UGA Extension Agronomist Jared Whitaker says cotton that is blown over is susceptible to boll rot.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/26/2017