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.
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
Infected seed can spread bacterial blight disease in cotton.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/22/2017
UGA Extension physiologist John Snider recommends farmers use sensor-based irrigation scheduling.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/17/2017
Cotton acreage to decrease this year to due to estimated high peanut prices.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 03/14/2017
Expenses like seed costs, fertilizer treatments and fuel need to be calculated before planting season begins.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/28/2017
Attending a semester of classes at ETH Zürich, a university in Switzerland, was exciting, cost-effective and challenging for Caroline Phillips.Author: Denise Horton Published 02/24/2017