New UGA faculty get hands-on lessons in agriculture on annual New Faculty Tour
Agriculture — Georgia’s top industry — was featured prominently this week at stops on the University of Georgia Griffin and Tifton campuses during the university’s annual New Faculty Tour.
UGA to host annual field day at the Southeast Georgia Research and Education Center
Applied research related to four of the state’s major row crops will be presented to southeast Georgia farmers at the annual Southeast Georgia Research and Education Center (SGREC) Field Day in Midville, Georgia, on Wednesday, Aug. 9.
UGA ag economist works to help students find new focus by traveling abroad
As a first-generation college graduate, Susana Ferreira understands the benefits of earning a degree. The associate professor of agricultural and applied economics also knows that studying in another country can be life-changing.
Book covers the health advantages of pecans, the development of different varieties and the nut's surge in popularity around the world.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 04/13/2017
UGA's newest pecan variety produces a bigger nut and shows high resistance to scab disease.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/06/2017
Avalon has shown good resistance against scab disease so far.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 12/19/2016
Farmers affected by storm encouraged to report to local FSA office to apply for assistance.Author: Clint Thompson, Kyle Dawson Published 10/27/2016
Despite recent hurricane, Georgia's pecan c 003D rop is still projected to yield more than 100 million pounds. 5FE9Author: Kyle Dawson Published 09/21/2016
'Desirable' pecan trees have a heavy bloom of flowers now, but are expected to drop up to 60 percent of blooms in June.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/26/2016
UGA Cooperative Extension pecan specialist estimates 25,000 new acres planted in past five years.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/19/2016
UGA and other Georgia agricultural experts develop statewide pollinator protection plan.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/23/2016
Flavor of Georgia 2016 wraps up with prizes for pies, sugar, sauce, sausage, cheese straws and more.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/17/2016
Workshop will cover growth of different varieties, best irrigation practices and equipment for pecans.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 03/01/2016