UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
"Right now, we are seeing the highest prices we have ever seen for pecans."Author: Brad Haire Published 10/27/2011
More than 70,000 attend North America's premier farm show, despite rain.Author: Brad Haire Published 10/20/2011
A third of the state's pecan trees are in poor to very poor condition.Author: Brad Haire Published 06/30/2011
Slow harvest and high demand push pecan prices up.Author: Brad Haire Published 11/18/2010
Georgia heat takes toll on peanuts, cotton.Author: Brad Haire Published 08/26/2010
Farmers deal with pecan's No. 1 enemy.Author: Brad Haire Published 11/15/2009
Mother Nature can be a bit mischievous in when and where rainfall hits.Author: Brad Haire Published 09/03/2009