CAES student-grown poinsettias will be ready for pick up Dec. 2
Students in UGA’s Tau chapter of Pi Alpha Xi Horticultural Honor Society is gearing up for its annual poinsettia sale from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Dec. 4 at Greenhouse 13 on Riverbend Road.
Doug Bailey, UGA horticulture department head, named CAES assistant dean for academic affairs
For three decades, University of Georgia horticulture Professor and Department Head Doug Bailey has helped to shape the careers of future horticulturists. Now, he’ll use that experience to help guide the academic and professional careers of students across UGA's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
Wayne Parrott named AAAS Fellow
University of Georgia Professor of crop and soil sciences Wayne Allen Parrott has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, an honor bestowed by his peers for “scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.”
Despite recent hurricane, Georgia's pecan crop is still projected to yield more than 100 million pounds.Author: 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
Low chill hours, early blooms and soggy soil marked the end of 2015 in Georgia fruit and nut fields.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/07/2016
Pecan specialist debunks theory of first-year pecan trees needing excess nitrogen.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/06/2016
Doughty County Extension agent makes traps to provide growers a way to monitor pecan weevils.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/21/2015
Lenny Wells believes Georgia will produce between 90 and 100 million pounds of pecans.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/24/2015