Atlanta, GA - On September 20, 2023, at 8:30 AM, Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tyler Harper will host a press conference to provide an update on the efforts to eradicate the yellow-legged hornet in Georgia.
Tyler Harper - Georgia Agriculture Commissioner
Mike Evans - Georgia Department of Agriculture, Plant Protection Program Director
Dr. Tim Davis - University of Georgia Extension Service, Chatham County ANR Agent
Carl Lightfoot - USDA, Georgia State Plant Health Director
Agriculture Commissioner Tyler Harper will provide an update on efforts to eradicate the yellow-legged hornet in Georgia with representatives from University of Georgia and USDA.
Georgia Department of Agriculture
19 Martin Luther King Junior Dr. SW
Atlanta, Ga 30334
Press conference will take place in the 2nd floor atrium of the Department of Agriculture.
Wednesday, September 20th at 8:30 AM (Media must be in place by 8:25AM)
Interested Media must RSVP to Liz Rivera-Brown at Lizaura.Rivera-Brown@agr.georgia.gov or call (404) 772-2056.