The Mariana Islands are rich with native trees that have provided food, medicine, shelter and countless other necessities for thousands of years. These natural resources continue to thrive and serve the people of these islands. A revised edition of the late Lynn Raulerson and Agnes F. Reinhart’s book Trees and Shrubs of the Mariana Islands […]
The tissue culture laboratory and nursery, located at the Guam Department of Agriculture (DOA), is a very unique place. The public can bring their sickly-looking orchids and exchange them, free of charge, for healthy Phalaenopsis or Dendrobium seedlings or mature plants. The tissue culture team has one full time employee, Alexander Chingyan, and a part […]
This past June, the University of Guam (UOG) hosted the 2018 Caribbean and Pacific (CariPac) agriculture experiential program. College students from American Samoa, the US Virgin Islands, and Guam took part in a two-week internship that provided career-enhancing opportunities in both agricultural and environmental sciences. CariPac was established in 2005 and includes institutions from the […]
Now hiring eligible survey workers! University of Guam Cooperative Extension & Outreach and the Guam Bureau of Statistics & Plans are looking for survey workers to collect data on behalf of the U.S. Census Bureau. See flyer for details.
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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 […]
The University of Guam (UOG) in partnership with the University of Iowa and the US Forest Service just gave a huge boost to the conservation of forests in Micronesia. After the completion of a 17-day intensive course, Tropical Forest Ecology, participants were eager to return to their home islands and apply what they had learned. […]