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.
Tifton and Cartersville forecasts rescheduled to make up for dates canceled due to winter weather.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Georgia-06G variety big reason peanut yields were highAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/04/2014
Beef producers, dairymen will fare well this year.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/30/2014
Quality crops aren't always enough to make a great farm a successful business.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/29/2014
Organizers looking for the state's best food products — from cheeses and chocolates to biscuits and barbecue saucesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/23/2014
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences hosts seminars this January in Macon, Athens, Lyons, Tifton, Bainbridge and Cartersville.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/16/2014
Price down for one of state's biggest commoditiesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/19/2013
Today's farmers are older and will be retiring soon, and very few replacements are waiting to replace them.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 12/12/2013
Annual Georgia Farm Gate Value survey shows strong growth in vegetables and beef cattle, decline in fruit and nut cropsAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 12/12/2013
UGA economist predicts more peanut acreage in 2014Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/04/2013