TIFTON — Student worker Emily Jackson holds up her sweeping net to show a stinkbug after sweeping for bugs at the UGA Ponder Farm in Tifton. Jackson works for peanut entomologist Mark Abney on the UGA Tifton Campus. Jennifer Martin picks tomatoes at the Blackshank Farm on July 16, while Adam Brannen, weighs them. Both are student workers for Ping Ji, a plant pathologist on the UGA Tifton Campus.
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