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Maria M. Lameiras

Maria M. Lameiras is a managing editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.


11/18/21 - Avoid potential holiday shortages by shopping early, local 11/16/21 - UGA breaks ground on new Poultry Science Complex 11/11/21 - CAES combines research and Extension efforts to develop climate solutions 11/09/21 - UGA plant pathologist recognized for improving the world, one peanut at a time 11/04/21 - FAO chief scientist advocates for innovation, cooperation to advance critical global agendas 10/28/21 - Plant breeders at UGA, UF work together to toughen up turf 10/22/21 - UGA crop specialist combats postharvest food waste with research and education 10/20/21 - CAES researchers, Extension professionals honored in Fruit and Vegetable 40 under 40 10/13/21 - UGA environmental econ student selected to attend international Youth Ag Summit 10/10/21 - GRA Eminent Scholar awarded prestigious national genetics prize 09/29/21 - Cover crops provide habitat for predator insects that may help control pests 09/23/21 - CAES programs support recruitment, retention of inclusive student body 09/22/21 - Leyland cypress trees often planted incorrectly 09/16/21 - AESL provides testing, public education and mitigation to prevent radon-induced lung cancer 09/14/21 - Georgia 4-H receives AmeriCorps funding to support youth programs 09/09/21 - Renowned researcher establishes endowment to support Georgia Mountain Research and Education Center 09/03/21 - HFIM scholarship honoring industry leader will carry on his professional legacy 09/02/21 - Pigskin and peaches: Rivals have common goal 09/01/21 - Sarah Cook installed as president of the CAES Alumni Association 08/26/21 - Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates program offers mentorship in the lab 08/19/21 - CAES students chosen to research global challenge areas as FFAR Fellows 08/18/21 - Davies receives Georgia 4-H Lifetime Achievement Award 08/17/21 - Free COVID-19 vaccine clinic to be held on UGA Tifton campus 08/12/21 - UGA researchers target new virus threatening cotton crops 08/06/21 - Animal and dairy science head receives international appointment 08/05/21 - Soil conditions, fertilizers affect the sweetness of Vidalia onions 07/26/21 - Burgeoning hemp industry faces growing pains 07/16/21 - Georgia's First Flock gets new home designed by 4-H, FFA students 07/15/21 - At-risk homeowners may forgo flood insurance 07/14/21 - USPOULTRY supports UGA Department of Poultry Science 07/13/21 - New exhibit at Georgia Capitol Museum celebrates agriculture 07/08/21 - R. Harold and Patsy Harrison Foundation pledges $1M to UGA Poultry Science 07/02/21 - AgGeorgia Farm Credit makes six-figure gift to support new CAES poultry science building 06/14/21 - UGA Extension agents band together to teach 'Adulting 101' through 4-H programming 05/19/21 - Rebounding hospitality and food industry faces regrowing pains 05/13/21 - Georgia governor signs 2022 budget that funds UGA poultry science, horticulture projects 05/13/21 - Updated U.S. climate data shows rise in average temperatures across most of the nation 05/10/21 - Virtual Beekeeping Institute will offer educational resources for apiarists 05/06/21 - CAES convocation ceremony will remain virtual for spring 05/05/21 - UGA plant breeders have developed vivid varieties ideal for Mother's Day 04/29/21 - CAES alumni and friends set new records for philanthropy during Georgia Giving Week 04/20/21 - CAES undergraduate student researchers showcase results at annual event 04/13/21 - UGA Extension agents bring kid-friendly cooking class to families in virtual format 03/23/21 - Kiggen to lead new vision for communications at CAES 03/18/21 - Spring plant sales abound at CAES 03/15/21 - New UGA Extension program offers green landscape certifications 03/02/21 - Evolution of the fastest jaws in nature: function before form in miniature trap-jaw ants 02/25/21 - New horticulture scholarship honors professional tie that led to lifelong friendship 02/23/21 - UGA Extension podcast offers useful tips, entertaining conversations 01/13/21 - UGA citrus trials support growing industry in Georgia 01/04/21 - Invisible pest causes more than $1 billion in crop losses by taking control of plants’ natural processes 12/10/20 - Getting to the bottom of blossom-end rot 12/04/20 - UGA awarded USPOULTRY Foundation student recruiting grant 11/24/20 - CDC guidelines, precautions should guide holiday celebrations 11/18/20 - CAES students chosen for Georgia Agribusiness Council internships 11/17/20 - CAES researchers work to improve food safety in Senegal’s growing dairy industry 11/12/20 - Julie Borlaug continues family mission to eradicate hunger and poverty 11/02/20 - EPA approves new registrations for herbicides important to cotton, soybean producers 10/06/20 - UGA Horticulture Club holds virtual fall plant sale 09/29/20 - Stripling Family Foundation recognized with National Friend of Extension award 09/24/20 - Integrating biological controls for root-knot nematodes, weeds in organic farming 09/21/20 - Gifts from UGA alumni create CAES Rural Scholars Program 09/16/20 - UGA faculty collaborate on evaluating COVID-19 control methods in meat processing 09/10/20 - UGA researchers seek targets to mitigate fescue toxicity in cattle 09/09/20 - CAES ranked No. 2 college for agricultural sciences in U.S. by Niche 09/08/20 - A new method may make tomatoes safer to eat 08/17/20 - New slate of CAES student ambassadors ready to welcome students 08/06/20 - UGA researchers comb through reviewed papers to find best methods to mitigate COVID-19 07/30/20 - Broad sequencing of tomato genomes will help geneticists breed better varieties 07/21/20 - UGA researcher improving sustainability, profitability for poultry processors 07/20/20 - Poultry Science Association names two UGA faculty Fellows, gives two research awards 07/16/20 - UGA researchers discover genes that allow bacteria to resist onion’s natural defenses 07/09/20 - UGA students honored by American Dairy Science Association 07/07/20 - UGA doctoral candidate named Borlaug Scholar 06/24/20 - UGA's John Bernard honored by American Dairy Science Association 06/24/20 - UGA communication study yields effective propagation research targets for specialty plant crops 06/11/20 - Chris Rhodes joins CAES as director of industry partnerships, liaison to UGA Innovation District 06/08/20 - Tamim joins UGA Department of Poultry Science as undergraduate teaching coordinator 06/04/20 - Rami Dalloul named first R. Harold Harrison Distinguished Professor in Poultry Science 06/04/20 - UGA Professor Cesar Escalante honored for excellence in mentoring 05/28/20 - UGA Extension helps Georgia Grown connect to consumers 05/22/20 - UGA agriculture faculty produce COVID-19 video, materials for farm workers 05/21/20 - UGA Extension offers webinar on backyard fruit production 05/14/20 - CAES faculty innovate in virtual instruction during COVID-19 crisis 05/13/20 - UGA Associate Professor Alexa Lamm honored with 2020 Borlaug CAST Communication Award 05/12/20 - UGA Trial Gardens holding virtual plant sale 05/04/20 - Spring is a perfect time to start composting 05/01/20 - Samuel Aggrey named Richard B. Russell Professor in Agriculture 04/24/20 - UGA Extension and Georgia Department of Agriculture seek to help farmers get produce to public 04/22/20 - UGA’s student community farm continues to provide produce to those in need, plants for home gardeners 04/17/20 - UGA, Georgia Department of Agriculture offer critical training for pest control application online 04/07/20 - Georgia’s blossoming citrus industry is susceptible to citrus greening disease 03/03/20 - Project GROWL garden opens rental plots to the community 03/03/20 - UGA professor, soybean breeder named to Georgia Seed Development Professorship 02/20/20 - UGA experts give tips on growing medicinal herbs and plants 02/19/20 - UGA Professor, Peanut Breeder William Branch named to Georgia Seed Development Professorship 02/04/20 - State pollinator protection efforts focus on pollinator plant availability 01/28/20 - CAES ranked No. 3 College for Agricultural Sciences in U.S. by Niche 12/23/19 - UGA senior is for the birds 08/16/19 - Atlanta business leader helps Georgia 4-H reach goal for iconic chapel restoration 02/06/19 - Beneficial insects can prove useful for Georgia's greenhouse crops