Time to inspect your irrigation systems
To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems before planting their crops this spring.
CAES names Robert Stougaard new assistant dean of research
Beginning March 1, Robert N. Stougaard will be the assistant dean of research for the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. He will be responsible for the overall supervision of the college’s seven research centers and farms and three major agricultural experiment stations located across the state.
State's top food products make final round of University of Georgia's 2018 Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia’s 2018 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest in Atlanta set for March 20. The contest is the state’s premier proving ground for small, upstart food companies as well as time-tested products. This year’s finalists represent all corners of the state and the best of Georgia’s diverse culinary heritage.
UGA's fastest growing businesses list includes many agriculture graduatesAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/14/2013
Food hub survey garnering statewide attention.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/31/2013
The Oconee County Extension office has a new homeAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/17/2013
Agribusiness development team leaving to start yearlong mission helping Afghani Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/07/2013
UGA researchers are studying solar-powered well pumps as a way to protect livestock and water quality.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/13/2012
New test shortens test time from one year to two weeks.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 12/05/2012
Faculty and staff honored for their service.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2012
Experts urge people to wash their hands after petting or handling pigs.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/25/2012
Drought brings weeds, algae to Georgia ponds.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/06/2012
Consolidating facilities will help the college better manage maintenance costs long-term.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 08/31/2012