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.
CAES students learn the ropes in Washington, D.C., through Congressional Agricultural Fellows program.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/17/2017
UGA Extension physiologist John Snider recommends farmers use sensor-based irrigation scheduling.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/17/2017
Daniel Mwalwayo has spent most of his professional career working to ensure a safe food supply in his home country of Malawi.Author: Allison Floyd Published 05/15/2017
Locally sourced scone and muffin hybrid takes top prize at Georgia 4-H's 2017 Food Product Development Contest.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/15/2017
Would consumers gulp down a peanut drink? Aggrey Gama thinks so.Author: Allison Floyd Published 05/11/2017
UGA-Griffin researcher recognized for creation of computer database that helps ID salmonella strains faster.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/11/2017
Gardeners who love butterflies will have a passion for the paloverde.Author: Norman Winter Published 05/11/2017
Among the 100 trees planted through the MitCo Grow program, 30 were UGA scientist Wayne Hanna's seedless, cold-hardy cultivars.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/11/2017
At their population peak, kudzu bugs devastated soybean production in Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/10/2017
Drought expands in southern Georgia as Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah all record their warmest April on record.Author: Pam Knox Published 05/10/2017