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.
Best sauces, jams, meats, snacks and sweets to duke it out March 11 in Atlanta as part of UGA's Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/20/2013
UGA's fastest growing businesses list includes many agriculture graduatesAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/14/2013
Ag Forecast: Farmers can expect slightly higher prices for every thing but cotton and peanuts.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/31/2013
Food hub survey garnering statewide attention.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/31/2013
Researchers and specialists provide marketing and crop management help at conference in Atlanta Feb. 22-23.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/31/2013
UGA helps Feeding America connect with local farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/24/2013
Time to kick out the jams: Deadline for Flavor of Georgia entries is February 8.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/24/2013
Tax deadline for farmers and fishermen moved to April 15.Author: Keith D. Kightlinger Published 01/24/2013
Maria Navarro brings international experience into the classroom.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/07/2013
Farmers must register with the Georgia Department of Ag to take advantage of sales tax exemption.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/06/2012