Time to inspect your irrigation systems
To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems before planting their crops this spring.
CAES names Robert Stouggard new assistant dean of research
Beginning March 1, Robert N. Stougaard will be the assistant dean of research for the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. He will be responsible for the overall supervision of the college’s seven research centers and farms and three major agricultural experiment stations located across the state.
State's top food products make final round of University of Georgia's 2018 Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia’s 2018 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest in Atlanta set for March 20. The contest is the state’s premier proving ground for small, upstart food companies as well as time-tested products. This year’s finalists represent all corners of the state and the best of Georgia’s diverse culinary heritage.
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
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences bestows top honors with 2015 D.W. Brooks Awards for Excellence and CAES Faculty and Staff Support Awards.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/30/2015
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
UGA Cooperative Extension is instrumental in spreading the word about truffles in pecan orchards.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 10/12/2015
High prices, low scab pressure potentially makes for a banner year for Georgia pecan farmers.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 10/07/2015
Graduate students build international networks of scholars with the help of the CAES Office of Global Programs.Author: Denise Horton Published 10/05/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
UGA's pecan blog addresses a variety of production topics in a timely manner.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/01/2015
Clinic participants will learn about two different grafting types — bark and banana, or four-flap.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/09/2015