Faculty

From the Dean

CAES Dean and Director Sam Pardue shares his take on CAES and rural Georgia

Edgar Steps in to Lead ALEC

Previously a professor and the assistant dean for student programs at the University of Arkansas' Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, Leslie Edgar is the new head of the CAES Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication

Running of the Bulldogs

Experiential learning student exchange program in Spain off to a strong start

Market Erosion

CAES economist awarded National Science Foundation grant funds to study fiscal effects of erosion in coastal communities

Farm School

UGA outreach program helps farmers build better businesses

Vellidis Leads UGA-Tifton Academic Programs

Longtime professor George Vellidis is the UGA-Tifton director of academic programs. He is charged with leading the academics of a campus that graduated a record 32 students in spring 2018.

Fluharty takes ADS Department by the Horns

A former research professor at The Ohio State University, Francis Fluharty has devoted his career to improving the health of food animals and the profitability of food animal agriculture. Now he will lead the CAES Department of Animal and Dairy Science.

Peer to Peer

Crop and soil sciences Professor Wayne Parrott was one of 396 scientists to be named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Cellular Manufacturing

UGA researchers collaborate to advance cell-based therapies

Going Viral

CAES researchers and UGA Extension agents battle whitefly infestations to prevent plant diseases

Agriculture Education

Teachers develop ag literacy in youth

Stougaard takes Helm of Research Facilities

Previously at Montana State University and the Northwestern Agricultural Research Center, where he conducted weed science research and small-grain cultivar evaluations, Robert Stougaard now supervises CAES' seven research centers and farms and three major agricultural experiment stations

Hive Minded

Trees for Bees collaboration helps improve pollinator habitats in urban and suburban landscapes

Alumni among 2017 D.W. Brooks Awards Honorees

CAES alumni Wade Parker and Calvin Perry were among the 2017 D.W. Brooks Award winners. Parker won the Excellence in Public Service Extension award, and Perry won the Excellence in Extension award.

Peas in a Pod

CAES and UGA Extension entomological research supports family farmers

Health Starts in the Kitchen

UGA Extension gives rural residents access to health education