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After over eight years with the Plant Biology Department, Gretchen Bowen retired on Oct 1st.

Please join us to congratulate all graduate students for successful completion of 2020/2021 academic year! We recognize that it was a particularly challenging time in the midst of pandemic.

We are excited to announce that Plant Biology’s Horticulture Research Specialist Michael Boyd won the Franklin College Excellence in Service Award!

Alexander Bucksch, Associate Professor in Plant Biology, was featured in a UGA Research news article about his DIRT/3D (Digital Imaging of Root Traits) imaging system that is designed to measure 18 different root traits from mature maize plants.

Congratulations to Dr. Kelly Dawe, UGA Athletic Association Professor in Plant Biology for his groundbreaking paper just published in the Aug 6 issue of Science!

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