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Portrait of Julia W. Gaskin

Julia W. Gaskin

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Area(s) of Expertise: Sustainable Agriculture, Pollution Prevention

Stories

04/19/18 - Sustainable agriculture advocate honored with University of Georgia Walter Barnard Hill Award for Distinguished Achievement in Public Service and Outreach 12/04/17 - UGA Extension and Small Business Development Center help build rural economies one farm at a time 02/23/17 - Georgia Organics and UGA Extension celebrate Journeyman Farmer training program graduates 02/02/17 - Georgia Organics conference includes sessions from the industry's best 01/11/17 - Conservation Production Systems Training Conference slated for south Georgia Jan. 31-Feb. 2 07/27/16 - Registration is now open for the second year of UGA Extension Journeyman Farmers program; classes start in August 06/04/15 - UGA hosts sustainable agriculture workshop on June 25 in Watkinsville 05/27/15 - UGA to host 2015 Organic Twilight Tour on June 23 in Watkinsville 04/23/15 - UGA Extension, Food Bank of Northeast Georgia partner to increase access to local food, jobs 03/12/15 - UGA Extension and USDA offer workshops on grant writing for farmers and local food advocates 02/26/15 - UGA offers latest in research and outreach at 2015 Georgia Organic Conference. 02/10/15 - UGA forms statewide partnership to create training program for beginning farmers 11/13/14 - Cover crops, cool season crops combine for high yields in organic fields 10/07/14 - UGA No-Till Field Day set in Oglethorpe County 09/04/14 - Fall cover crop will boost spring garden soil's nutrient content 05/01/14 - UGA to develop best practices model for Georgia food hubs with SARE grant 02/11/14 - Georgia Organics conference includes UGA, other southern college experts 01/29/14 - Beginning farmers can find business planning help through UGA Extension 12/26/13 - Georgia Organics conference includes university, farm experts 09/20/13 - Sustainable agriculture conference set for Oct. 3 07/10/13 - UGA sustainable agriculture faculty postpone Twilight Tour at the Organic Research Farm 06/13/13 - UGA to host expanded Twilight Tour at the UGA organic research farm on July 11 05/22/13 - Organic grain and oilseed workshop set for June 27 in Tifton 04/11/13 - Nutrient-rich soil is the key to growing prize-winning produce 04/10/13 - UGA Extension uses J. Campbell Center for sustainable growing education 01/31/13 - Survey says: Georgia farmers interested in forming food hubs as a means of marketing produce, fresh meat, and eggs 01/31/13 - Extension faculty to demonstrate sustainable farming know how at Georgia Organics Conference 01/10/13 - UGA to host sustainable farming basics workshop series 10/05/12 - Georgia's burgeoning network of food hubs already making connections between farmers and local markets 08/30/12 - Fall is the time to plant cover crops to boost next summer's harvest 07/12/12 - Twilight tour of the University of Georgia's organic farm slated for July 19 11/03/11 - Ag stakeholders kick off food hubs plan for Georgia 10/05/11 - Georgia Sustainable Ag Coalition sets sights on food hubs 06/30/11 - In organic crops, use an integrated approach to weed management 02/17/11 - Georgia Organics Conference March 11 in Savannah 10/29/09 - USDA wants to introduce families to their farmers 05/21/09 - UGA experts help sustainable farm grow better 04/21/08 - Locally grown food better tasting, better for you 10/30/03 - Environmentally friendly farming catching on 01/29/03 - Sludge study relieves environmental fears 01/23/03 - Scrap Sheetrock may make your lawn better 05/02/00 - BMPs for Cattle Farms Workshop May 24-25 04/10/00 - UGA Offers Composting Training, Open House