The Guam Orchids and Exotic Plants Club was delighted to spend several hours on a Saturday at the Guam Department of Agriculture Tissue Culture Lab with Alicja Wiecko. They were amazed and full of questions about all aspects of cultivating orchids from tissue culture. “I don’t believe I have had a group that was so […]
Since the September 2018 release of the revised edition of Trees and Shrubs of the Mariana Islands, many people have expressed their appreciation in having an accessible reference for plants in the region. The CHamoru District Boy Scouts of America used the book to identify native and toxic plants during a scavenger hunt held in […]
Professor Odi Diambra and his students present GAIN staff with supplies donated by University of Guam students, staff and faculty. Diambra’s animal science class spearheaded a campus-wide food and supply drive for Guam Animals In Need to assist them in their mission of taking care of the island’s stray and unwanted animals. “The students were […]
Join us on November 24, 2018, for the last workshop of our Seven Trees Seven Practices series.
Join our Extension professionals on Saturday, November 17, 2018, for the Seven Trees Seven Practices!
Originally from Asia, the greater banded hornet, Vespa tropica, is causing great concern among Guam beekeepers. First recorded on Guam by the University of Guam Entomology Lab on July 12, 2016, it is unclear how the hornet came to the island or exactly when it arrived. UOG graduate student and president of the Guam Beekeepers […]
The College of Natural & Applied Sciences and the Marine Laboratory at the University of Guam hosted high school students from the Philippines in June and July for an 80-hour science immersion internship program. To read more visit https://www.uog.edu/news-announcements/2018-2019/2018-uog-hosts-high-school-science-interns-from-the-philippines.php
Learn how to safely make and prepare breadfruit flour with our CE&O team. Sign-up for our workshop today. Si Yu’os Ma’åse’ For more information or to sign-up contact: Clarissa Barcinas Phone:671-735-2029 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Jian Yang, PhD Phone: 671-735-2027 Email: email@example.com
University of Guam graduate student Benjamin Deloso represented Guam at the national conference of the American Society for Horticultural Science. The Washington D.C. conference was held Jul 30 – Aug 3, and Deloso shared the results of two Guam studies designed to improve conservation of Guam’s native fadang plant. The 115-year-old society brings together professionals […]