UGA Horticulture Department

Horticulture Department Alumna, Mandy O’Shea, Operates A Flourishing Fruit & Flower Farm

  Mandy O’Shea (‘03) and her husband Steve spend their days planting, pruning, harvesting and delivering their locally-grown and crafted products from “3 Porch Farm.”  They sell beautiful and unique flower bouquets, seasonal fruits, delicious ‘Honeypops’ (frozen fruit + honey freezies), syrups, seasonings and more to devoted customers in the…
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Marc van Iersel gives seminar on LED research at Cornell University

Marc van Iersel visited Cornell University to give a seminar on his work on biofeedback control of photosynthetic lighting. His seminar was well attended and generated much subsequent discussion. Hopefully this visit will result in future collaboration with Cornell’s Controlled Environment Agriculture group, as well as Tessa Pocock at Rensselaer…
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