Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
Consortium of bio-tech manufacturers and universities formed to advance biopharmaceutical manufacturing.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 02/02/2017
Farmer gets free advice from college dairy science students.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/30/2016
Sustainable Food Systems Initiative building a model for collaborative research at UGA.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/16/2016
President Morehead visits Expo for fourth straight yearAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/18/2016
Betaine helps to improve cows' metabolism and milk production.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 10/12/2016
CAES is looking for new ideas to help feed the world; students challenged to develop new ag technologies, new food products and new business ideas.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/18/2016
Carleen Porter, a fourth year Animal Science major spent eight weeks at the University of Perugia Veterinary School in Perugia, Italy, fulfilling the internship requirement for the International Agriculture Certificate.Author: Carleen Dyar Porter Published 08/17/2016
New Faculty Tour is a week-long tour that allows participants see Georgia's diversity.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/05/2016
While corn silage is greatly dependent on water to produce crop, forage sorghum requires much less.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/14/2016
Farms ponds may be convenient, but they aren't the best source of water for livestock.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 06/14/2016