Convocation is a more personal ceremony in which undergraduate and graduate candidates of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences are recognized by name on stage. Guests are welcome and encouraged to attend. The event is free, and tickets are not required. Students wishing to participate in CAES Convocation must register. The registration deadline is Sunday, December 5, 2021.  
Dec 17
12:30PM - 1:30PM CAES Fall 2021 Convocation UGA Performing Arts Center, Athens, GA
Corn Short Course
Jan 14
01/14 8:00AM - 12/14 5:00PM Corn Short Course UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center Small Auditorium, Tifton, GA
Agenda UGA Cotton Production Workshop 7:30 AM                               Name badge pick-up, late registration, and breakfast - Sponsored by Deltapine 8:00 - 8:50 AM                  UGA Cotton Production Workshop Breakout Session One 8:50 - 9:00 AM                  Break - Sponsored by John Deere 9:00 - 9:50 AM                  UGA Cotton Production Workshop Breakout Session Two             9:50 - 10:00 AM                 Break - Sponsored by Stoneville   Georgia Cotton Commission Annual Meeting 10:00 - 10:30 AM             Welcome, recognition of sponsors, Commission report (Ballrooms A & B) 10:30 - 11:00 AM             Kent Fountain, Chairman, National Cotton Council of America 11:00 - 11:30 AM             Jimmy Webb, Chairman, The Cotton Board 11:30 – Noon                     Kim Kitchings, Senior Vice President of Consumer Marketing, Cotton Incorporated 12:00 - 1:15 PM                 Lunch, sponsor recognitions, producer drawings (Ballrooms C & D) 1:15 - 1:45 PM                   Presentation of the Georgia Quality Cotton Awards 1:45 - 2:00 PM                   Break - Sponsored by Farm Credit Associations of Georgia   UGA Cotton Production Workshop 2:00 - 2:50 PM                   UGA Cotton Production Workshop Breakout Session Three 2:50 - 3:00 PM                   Break - Sponsored by Phytogen 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.                UGA Cotton Production Workshop Breakout Session Four
Jan 26
7:30AM - 4:00PM Georgia Cotton Commission 15th Annual Meeting UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, GA
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How sweet it is to be a Georgia-grown satsuma orange! (Photo by Dorothy Kozlowski/UGA) CAES News
Red and Black and … Orange?
Wayne Hanna, a legend in the plant breeding world, specifically with turfgrass, retired from the U.S. Department of Agriculture in 2002. He immediately joined the faculty at the University of Georgia’s Tifton campus. When he arrived, he asked the assistant dean if he could work on developing a cold-tolerant citrus tree that produced seedless fruit. “Go ahead” was the answer.
UGA plant pathologist Bhabesh Dutta examines onion seedlings in research facilities on the UGA Tifton campus. CAES News
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University of Georgia researchers have identified a new species of bacteria, which they have named Pseudomonas alliivorans — from “allium vorans,” which translates as onion devourer or eater.