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.
Georgia scientists help map the genetic code of peanuts
An international group of agricultural scientists, including University of Georgia and USDA scientists based in Georgia, have mapped the genetic code of the peanut. Results of the five-year research project give scientists around the world a map with which to unlock some of the genetic potential of the peanut plant.
Francis Fluharty to lead UGA Animal and Dairy Science Department
Francis Fluharty joins the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences as the new department head of the Department of Animal and Dairy Science. His career has been devoted to assisting food animal producers through research and educational programs aimed at improving animal health and growth. Fluharty has also worked to improve profitability, as food animal agriculture must be economically-sustainable for farm families.
UGA peach specialist juggles multiple projectsAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/07/2015
Take time for research, planning before farming for profit.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/27/2015
Early-harvest rabbiteye variety introduced by CAES breeder.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/15/2015
UGA scientists to educate farmers, backyard growers about growing citrus fruits.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/12/2014
UGA Extension project enhances safety of locally grown produce.Author: Cal Powell Published 11/12/2014
Sunbelt seals featured in Sunbelt Expo Spotlight State BuildingAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/15/2014
Learn how to plant and maintain fruit trees.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/18/2014
Students learn through garden and provide produce for Rock Eagle Dining Hall.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/21/2014
Don't compost that extra squash. Donate it to the needy.Author: Ellen M. Bauske Published 08/07/2014
Plant second crop of tomatoes and harvest fresh tomatoes longer.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/23/2014