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.
UGA, 17 other universities focus research on soybean fungus Phytophthora sojae.Author: Stephanie Schupska Published 03/31/2011
UGA researcher looking at mites as key to honeybee decline.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 02/10/2011
Grant funds will help further energy use in organic farming.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 10/28/2010
Annual lecture addresses balance between benefits of local food and global food needs.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 10/07/2010
Mosquito hormones could reveal options for control.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 09/30/2010
The future will bring gasoline prices as high as $6 per gallon, expert says.Author: Brad Haire Published 08/05/2010
A perennial sorghum crop could create more food with less impact.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 07/07/2010
TifSport was bred to be rugged.Author: Brad Haire Published 06/24/2010
New center will help farms use nature to save and create energy.Author: Brad Haire Published 05/06/2010
New discovery reveals news tool in medical and agricultural research.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 05/04/2010