July 11, 2016
Rolling farmers markets help residents in metro Atlanta stock up on fresh food
This summer, the UGA Cooperative Extension is working in DeKalb and Fulton counties to build a network of food oases to help serve residents who have a difficult time finding fresh vegetables because of limited mobility, lack of transportation or lack of well-stocked stores or markets.
UGA faculty and staff are now able to use payroll deduction to make automatic deposits into their Bulldog Bucks account. This convenient, new service offers customers full control on how money is added to their Bulldog Bucks account automatically from their paycheck each month.
Kyle Fletcher is the one sitting in the classroom, but the new Georgia Certified Economic Developer Program offered by UGA is benefiting her entire community.
Colleagues and friends of former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss raised $250,000 in support of the UGA Chambliss Fellows program at an event held in Washington, D.C. Joining Chambliss and his wife, Julianne, were UGA President Jere W. Morehead, current UGA students interning in Washington and members of the U.S. Congress.