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March snowstorm looming?

...has slid forward over the U.S.," said Pam Knox, an agricultural climatologist with the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.Until this week, the atmospheric waves associated with the polar vortex had California "stuck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-02/another-snowstorm-possible-m
Georgia Christmas tree farms busy day after Thanksgiving

...recorded two years ago and the 2,285 acres in 2008, according to the University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.Watson, who has been growing Christmas trees 36 years, used to have 550 acres of trees and had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/georgia-christmas-tree-farms-
Georgia makes agricultural agreement with West Africa's Gabon

...can get a bird in here for less than $15,' " Black said.J. Scott Angle, the dean of UGA's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, said the low production in Gabon's agricultural economy was partly a consequence of its oil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-26/georgia-makes-agricultural-ag
UGA to expand research goals

...school enrollment, said William Vencill, the chair of the committee and a professor in UGA's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences."We aren't producing as many Ph.D. students as some of our aspirational institutions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-11-26/uga-expand-research-goal
Athens residents recall tornado that left trail of death, destruction

...hugely better," said Pam Knox, an agricultural climatologist in the University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.The National Weather Service had a network of radars to track storms, but radar then was primitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-01/athens-residents-recall-tornado-lef
UGA hopes to produce Georgia 'Christmas tree'

...Momi firs.Mark Czarnota, a horticulturist and associate professor at the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, wants to combine the hardy Momi fir rootstock and Fraser scion, or shoot, into a tree that will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-17/uga-hopes-produce-georgia-chr
University of Georgia extension cuts not likely to affect Augusta programs

...percent, according to the Athens Banner-Herald, and about 70 of those jobs will come from the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.The college, which manages the statewide network of extension offices, expects to accomplish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-09-19/university-georgia-extens
Unit will teach farm techniques to Afghans

...have."Those who don't are learning.In February, the unit visited the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences for a weeklong course on modern farming techniques. Worden said the training over the past year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-04/unit-will-teach-farm-techniqu
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Soldiers will teach Afghan farmers

...sciences, animal nutrition, fruit production and even bee farming at the University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. Recently, they were at Fort Stewart, near Savannah, where they brushed up on combat training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-26/soldiers-will-teach-afghan-fa
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UGA ag school to lay off 18, sell farm

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences will lay off 18 workers in a budgetary move, Dean Scott Angle said Friday. The university also plans to sell a 522-acre agricultural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-28/uga-ag-school-lays-18-sellin