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.
CAES is looking for new ideas to help feed the world; students challenged to develop new ag technologies, new food products and new business ideas.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/18/2016
This summer, seven CAES students will get a behind-the-scenes look at the policies that impact agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon, Samantha Anderson Published 05/26/2016
UGA CAES awarded graduate students at the 2016 Graduate Student Recognition Reception.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/18/2016
Registration due April 6 for UGA Organic Farming Workshop.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/31/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
Flavor of Georgia 2016 wraps up with prizes for pies, sugar, sauce, sausage, cheese straws and more.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/17/2016
Workshop will cover growth of different varieties, best irrigation practices and equipment for pecans.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 03/01/2016
UGA, Georgia Department of Agriculture offering trainings for Georgia growers this winter.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/16/2016
Georgia Ag Forecast seminar at Unicoi State Park in White County rescheduled for February 17 after being snowed out.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
Winter weather forces cancellation of Jan. 22 Ag Forecast at Unicoi State Park.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/21/2016