Tifton Campus Upcoming Events
Come grab a cup of coffee and meet some amazing #womeninag! Entomology Department Head Kris Braman and agricultural and applied economics associate professor Susana Ferreira will present from Room 307 Conner Hall, in Athens. Presentations will be simulcast via Zoom to all interested on the UGA Tifton Campus and UGA Griffin Campus.
8:30AM - 10:00AM Women in Agriculture: Coffee and Conversations Conner Hall, Athens, GA
Folks at UGA-Tifton work together to exemplify the land-grant mission of the University of Georgia, “to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things.” The Centennial Celebration planning committee will host a spring picnic to show their appreciation for a job well done.
12:00PM - 1:30PM UGA-Tifton Faculty/Staff/Student Spring Picnic (a UGA-Tifton Centennial Celebration event) Black Shank Farm, Tifton, GA
The faculty and staff of UGA-Tifton work together to exemplify the land-grant mission of the University of Georgia, “to teach, to serve, and to inquire into the nature of things.” The Centennial Celebration planning committee will host a breakfast to show their appreciation for a job well done.
8:30AM - 9:30AM UGA Southwest District and UGA-Tifton Support Staff Appreciation Breakfast (a UGA-Tifton Centennial Celebration event) UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center | Ballroom D, Tifton, GA
The 73rd Annual Southeastern Turfgrass Conference will be held on Thursday, April 25th at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center. If you are going to be in Tifton on April 24th, please join us for a Tour and Dinner at Pike Creek Turf Farms at 3:00pm. Complete program details and directions will be available shortly. Technical representatives from Bayer, BASF, Corteva, Koch Agronomics, PBI Gordon, Redox, and Syngenta will talk about the research and development behind their most popular products. Several southeastern distributors will discuss product availability in our region. Finally, we will provide an update on the development and study of turf cultivars during the field tour sessions, including speakers from Bladerunner Farms, University of Georgia, NC State University, and University of Florida. Topics to be covered this year will include: Turfgrass Breeding Updates from across the Southern U.S. Weeds and Herbicides Diseases and Fungicides Insects and Insecticides Turf Management and Fertilizers Drought Resistance Bermuda and Zoysia Putting Greens Drone use in Turfgrass Management For more information call Brian Schwartz at 229-386-3272, Karen McBrayer at 229-386-3416 or visit the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center Website Click on the links below to register online and to view the 2019 flyer.
8:00AM - 5:00PM 73rd Annual Southeastern Turfgrass Conference UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, GA