Fourth National Conference, Oct. 10-12, 2022Protecting Pollinators in Urban Landscapes 2022
The Protecting Pollinators in Urban Landscapes 4th National Conference will take place October 10-12, 2022 and will bring together researchers, educators and practitioners in discussion and continued education sessions. Click on the image to find registration informaiton.
Photo credit: B. PennisiCAES Young Scholars Fight Greenhouse Pests
Young scholars deployed parasitoid wasps, predatory mites, and lacewing eggs, all of which are natural enemies of pests. By using them, we hope to control pests, such as aphids, thrips, and mealybugs and reduce pesticide inputs. Dr. Bethany Harris of Southern Crescent Technical College is seen working with students, Catherine Roach, Alysha Rawji and Nyssa Pennisi, in a Griffin campus Greenhouse.
Careers in Horticulture
A degree in horticulture will prepare you for success in a variety of fields, from sales to research, with job opportunities in areas such as floriculture, nursery crops management, landscape horticulture, and fruit, vegetable and nut crop management.
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Through student education, our goal is to develop and disseminate new knowledge that leads to cost-effective and profitable production and improved postharvest handling. As a department, we strive to facilitate the application of horticultural commodities and services that conserve natural resources while protecting and enhancing the environment.
UGA Trial Gardens 2022-2023 InternshipHelp the UGA Trial Gardens flourish this season!
If you are interested in an internship with the UGA Trial Gardens during the 2022-2023 academic school year, email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or for permission to register for HORT 3930 for credit.