Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
Shoppers will soon be able to scan their own purchases, while they shop, in retail grocery stores.Author: Jeffrey H. Dorfman Published 01/10/2018
One significant variable cost that has increased in recent years is land rent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/02/2018
Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest invites Georgians to enter their craft foods for a chance to savor sweet success.Author: Merritt Melancon, Josh Paine Published 11/01/2017
Owning and maintaining coastal property comes with risks, like evacuating when hurricanes arrive.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
UGA joins $15 million multistate partnership to foster new industry around carinata-based biofuels in the southern U.S.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/03/2017
From Georgia-grown trees to gallons of milk, UGA's 2017 Farm Tour highlights diversity in northeastern Georgia agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/20/2017
Researchers using multi-faceted approach to study the sustainability of the Upper Floridan Aquifer, water reserves for Florida and south Georgia.Author: Sandi Martin Published 08/29/2017
Professor establishes UGA's first student exchange program in Spain.Author: Denise Horton Published 08/02/2017
Agricultural and applied economics students awarded scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year.Author: Emily Clance Published 06/29/2017
Diseases could impact yields if farmers don't maintain a stringent treatment program this growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/22/2017