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, the H7 strain of 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.
Damage from Irma could impact Georgia's crop next growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/16/2018
All pecan varieties are currently being harvested, and due to early nut maturity, most of the harvest should be ready by early December.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/15/2017
Lenny Wells recommends crimson clover to build up the soil and sustain the life of a pecan orchard.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/08/2017
UGA plant pathologist introduces high-value European truffles to Georgia pecan orchards.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 11/01/2017
Georgia pecan farmers assessing damage after Tropical Storm Irma moves through state.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/15/2017
Strong winds could lead to broken limbs, pecans blown to the ground and downed trees.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/08/2017
UGA scientists will cover the latest Georgia pecan agricultural research, including insect and disease management strategies.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/29/2017
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