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 Stougaard 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.
Mother Nature impacts state's pecan productionAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/12/2015
Dry summer helped save pecan crop in Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/28/2014
Increasing resistance to fungicides makes scab disease a major concern for Georgia's pecan farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/09/2014
Field day caters to pecan growers in southern corner of the state.Author: Maggie Dudacek Published 08/14/2014
Prionus root borers can deprive pecan tree roots of waterAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/24/2014
Following last year's poor pecan crop, '14 could be even worse for Georgia farmersAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/18/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
UGA pecan researchers attempting to breed scab-resistant varietiesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/02/2014
Price down for one of state's biggest commoditiesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/19/2013
Scab disease affecting peanut productionAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/30/2013