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    Rebuilding the Brain Researchers in the University of Georgia's Regenerative Bioscience Center harness the body’s natural healing ability and turn it up to 11. By Leigh Hataway | Published: 6/21/2024
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    Pearl Millet for Pollinators A new study from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service and University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has found that pearl millet, an annual grass suited for conditions in the Southeast U.S., is a good food source for some pollinators. By Jessica Ryan | Published: 6/20/2024
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    Ross Memorial Distinguished Professor Joseph McHugh has been named the Herbert H. and Jean A. Ross Memorial Distinguished Professor of Insect Systematics and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. By Jordan Powers | Published: 6/18/2024
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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 22 Home Garden Tomatoes Session #3: Harvest & Preservation Join Lincoln County UGA Extension as we walk through a season of home garden tomato production with a three-part series. In our first session, we'll discuss soil health and fertility, variety selection, and preparation considerations for tomato production. Session #1: Planting Preparation Session #2: Growing Pains and Troubleshooting Session #3: Harvest & Preservation* To register for this program (one session or all) please contact Lincoln County UGA Extension at 706-359-3233.
    • Lincolnton, GA - (33.0 Miles)
  • Jun 22 Open Garden Days: Summerour House Garden at Autrey Mill Join UGA Extension Master Gardeners in Fulton County for Open Garden Days at Summerour House Garden at Autrey Mill! Master Gardeners will be available on Saturday, June 22nd from 10am-2pm to show you around the garden and answer your gardening questions. Autrey Mill Nature Preserve has three miles of wooded walking trails, a butterfly garden, a farm museum, and farm animals on exhibit. Admission to the grounds is free. Dogs on a leash are welcome at the park. The buildings are available for visitors to explore the exteriors and a cell phone tour is available to learn about the heritage plants matching the restored home’s period. Events are free and open to the public. Visitors who complete our garden tour survey are entered to win one of several prize baskets! Please see our listing in the linked comprehensive Garden Guide for specific site details.
    • Johns Creek, GA - (83.0 Miles)
  • Jun 22 Open Garden Days: Native Gardens at Island Ford Join UGA Extension Master Gardeners in Fulton County for Open Garden Days at the Native Gardens at Island Ford Unit! Master Gardeners will be available on Saturday, June 22nd from 10am-2pm to show you around the garden and answer your gardening questions. The Chattahoochee National Recreation Area is headquartered at the Island Ford Unit and the park visitor center is located at this site. The park is managed by the National Park Service and includes opportunities for hiking, fishing, and wildlife viewing along the Chattahoochee River. The Native Gardens are located on either side of the entrance to the park and they showcase the diversity of native plants found along the Chattahoochee River and provide enhanced habitat for pollinators. Events are free and open to the public. Visitors who complete our garden tour survey are entered to win one of several prize baskets! Please see our listing in the linked comprehensive Garden Guide for specific site details.
    • Sandy Springs, GA - (88.0 Miles)
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