Skip to Main Menu Skip to Content

Research & Education Centers

Additional research units and facilities:

Agricultural and Environmental Services Laboratories

The mission of the Agricultural and Environmental Services Laboratories (AESL) is to provide objective analytical services to agricultural producers, consumers, and agribusinesses.

Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens at the Historic Bamboo Farm

51 acres of historic plants, ornamental gardens, lakes, early 20th-century buildings and modern pick-your-own berry fields. Once a USDA plant introduction station, today it's becoming a comprehensive botanical garden.

Structural Pest Control Training Facility

The Georgia Structural Pest Control Training Facility at the UGA Griffin Campus trains and educates pest management professionals, regulatory inspectors, and UGA Extension personnel on the biology and management of pests in the home, business and school environments.

Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research Center

Located in Toombs County, this center provides research on Vidalia onions, where 6 to 7 acres of research plots have been devoted to this crop every year.