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About rebekahmoo

I am a Junior at UGA pursuing a major in Chemistry and minor in Horticulture. My goal is to become a high school teacher after receiving my Master's in Chemistry. However, I have always loved plants and gardening so through this internship I hope to gain more understanding and experience growing food organically. Looking forward to a great semester!

Common Buckeye Butterfly

Found this beautifully painted butterfly spreading its wings in our hoop house.

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Harvest

Some vibrant vegetables from a spring harvest

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Flail Mowing

newly flail mowed field

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Weeds?

We were learning about weeds this week; however, should these beautiful flowers be considered weeds?

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Fungus

Found some interesting looking fungus in the woods where we are clearing brush for the new amphitheater.

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Spotted Cucumber Beetle

While clearing out brush I came across a spotted cucumber beetle, which is a pest that will eat leaves on many of our crops. Hopefully our burst of freezing weather disrupted their life cycle.

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Arugula Recipe

After harvesting a few pounds of arugula from the hoop houses today, I took some home to eat with dinner and, not wanting a salad, decided to make some bruschetta. For those of you looking for a bitter-sweet appetizer, this recipe is a great … Continue reading

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