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.
Educating poultry producers ahead of potential avian influenza outbreak key to preventing panic and chaos.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/05/2016
Urban, traditional agriculture topics will be presented at expo in May.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/24/2016
CAES's Robert Beckstead teaches agricultural basics to non-ag majors and helps mold future poultry scientists.Author: Camie Williams Published 02/23/2016
UGA poultry scientists develop technologies that ensure everyone has enough to eat.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
Georgia Ag Forecast seminar at Unicoi State Park in White County rescheduled for February 17 after being snowed out.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
Todd Applegate to take helm of UGA's poultry science department Jan. 8.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/27/2015
National championship is the Tift County team's fourth in six years.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/25/2015
Humans won't be infected with avian influenza by eating chicken or poultry products.Author: Brian Jordan Published 11/12/2015
The likelihood of disease is increased when poultry house bedding is reused.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/03/2015
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