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.
Farm bill topics to be discussed include price loss coverage and agricultural risk coverageAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/27/2014
Gardeners encouraged to plant vegetable varieties resistant to common diseasesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/12/2014
UGA Extension program educational for childrenAuthor: Sarah Turner Published 03/06/2014
UGA, industry leaders to teach class on how to start a new food business.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/27/2014
Regent's Professor Mike Doyle honored by inventors academy.Author: Terry Hastings Published 01/27/2014
Organizers looking for the state's best food products — from cheeses and chocolates to biscuits and barbecue saucesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/23/2014
Some frozen veggies are healthier than produce pulled from the back of the crisper drawer.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/03/2013
Follow UGA's food safety tips for the holiday season.Author: Savannah Colbert Published 11/21/2013
Organizers look for the state's best food products — from cheeses and chocolates to biscuits and barbecue sauces.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/14/2013
Dedicated and groundbreaking staff and faculty honored with CAES annual awards for excellence.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2013