The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment will host Biotech Day for high school students, parents and teachers July 22 in the Plant Science Building on the UK campus in Lexington.

The free event is designed to expose students to the world of biotechnology. Students will be able to tour UK research labs, observe research activities and learn about biotech careers.

Long pants and close-toed shoes must to worn in the labs. Email Carol Hanley for more information.