Spring 2018

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Lay of the Land

Spring 2018, Vol. 15, Issue 1

In this issue, Southscapes explores CAES collaborations in rural Georgia through the lenses of agriculture, education and health.

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Featured Stories

Rural Reads

Get an idea of where the stories from this issue come from.

Growing Careers

Ornamental horticulture generates jobs for rural Georgians

Advocates for Agriculture

Association Services Group helps organizations thrive

Agriculture Education

Teachers develop ag literacy in youth

Exploring New Pastures

Alumna Kaylar Howard's CAES education prepared her for both medical school and farm life

Rural Collaboration

CAES research and outreach encourage growth and better outcomes for rural Georgians

Peas in a Pod

CAES and UGA Extension entomological research supports family farmers

Going Whole Hog

CAES and UGA Extension support helps south Georgia pork farm find new market

Farm School

UGA outreach program helps farmers build better businesses

Rural Health

UGA Extension programs designed to improve rural Georgians' health

Exploring Health Careers

4-H and Mercer University partner to recruit future doctor for rural Georgia

Agriculture & Industry

CAES and UGA Extension support bolsters rural agricultural economy

Shell 'em & Sell 'em

UGA Extension helps south Georgia peanut producers improve their bottom lines

Rural Education

Agricultural education is a critical component of rural Georgia's future

Finding her Niche

Alumna Sara Haddow-Liebel's 4-H and CAES experience led to a faculty position in the Physician Assistant Department at Augusta University 

Health Starts in the Kitchen

UGA Extension gives rural residents access to health education