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.
Farm-to-table advocate reaches out to land grant institutions to help nurture the seeds of a new food system.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/11/2018
Students entrepreneurs pitch their plans in CAES FABricate finals.Author: Merritt Melancon, Sage Barnard Published 03/29/2018
CAES students pitch their dreams for new startups in FABricate finals.Author: Sage Barnard Published 03/26/2018
Goodson Pecans takes best product at the 2018 Flavor of Georgia ContestAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/21/2018
Georgia Ag Forecast meetings will continue next week with stops in Macon, Cartersville and Athens.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/01/2018
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