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.
Cattle numbers declining for past six yearsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/11/2014
The secret to curbing obesity rates could be on the tips of our tongues.Author: Julianne Wyrick Published 02/11/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Tifton and Cartersville forecasts rescheduled to make up for dates canceled due to winter weather.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Diplomats and agricultural officials, UGA administrators work on rebuilding relationship with Mali.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/30/2014
Phil J. Campbell Sr. Research and Education Center set to continue legacy in sustainable agriculture and conservationAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/23/2014
Increased rainfall in 2013 led to hay not meeting nutritional needsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/08/2014
Leafy greens are good for you and good for cattle tooAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 12/19/2013
Northwest Georgia now has a one-stop shop for information and help in Gordon County.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/31/2013
Farmers urged to watch their animals closely for signs and symptoms.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/23/2013