Experiment Stations and Research & Education Centers
The College Station is the headquarters of the UGA agricultural experiment stations. Scientists use a wide range of facilities on the main Athens campus to support their teaching and research programs, including the Plant Genome Mapping Laboratory; the Soil, Plant and Water Lab; the Feed and Environmental Water Lab; and the Pesticide and Hazardous Waste Lab.
TiftonCoastal Plain Station
An integral component of research, extension and teaching efforts at the UGA Tifton Campus, the Coastal Plain Experiment Station focuses applied research on row crops, vegetables, fruits, nuts and turf. Researchers also collaborate closely with USDA-ARS scientists based at the station.
The Georgia Station at the UGA Griffin Campus is one of the premier research centers in the region and lies in the heart of one of the nation's fastest growing areas, just 30 miles south of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Program areas include food safety, urban agriculture, turfgrass breeding and management, genetics, and crop and pest management.
StatewideResearch & Education Centers
Research and Education Centers are a hub for innovation, discovery and outreach. From cotton to cattle, the impact of these centers spans across the entire agriculture sector. Dotted across the state, Research and Education Centers not only strive to improve agriculture around the world, but also in your backyard.