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.
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