CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
UGA CAES team researching whiteflies statewide
Silverleaf whiteflies devastated Georgia’s cotton and fall vegetable crops last year. In response to this crisis, a team of University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences research and UGA Cooperative Extension specialists is studying the pests statewide to help cotton and vegetable farmers avoid another year of disappointing crops.
Fire blight disease makes pear trees look scorched.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 04/17/2012
Young Harris and UGA host 21st Beekeeping InstituteAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 04/12/2012
Plant new fruit trees and prune old ones now.Author: William G. Tyson Published 02/22/2012
Aphids, whiteflies and hornworms love tomatoes, too.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/16/2012
Less blooms now means less berries this summer.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 02/08/2012
Learn to prune at the best time and in the proper way.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/26/2012
It is generally better to prune trees and shrubs in February or early March.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 11/23/2011
Dirt and pathogens can hide in crevices on melon rinds.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/20/2011
Berries a tad smaller, but abundant.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/19/2011
The popular garden TV show is back for the 2011 season with more tips and ideas.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 03/28/2011