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.
With sub-surface drip irrigation, water efficiency is increased up to 95 percent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/26/2015
Low commodity prices force growers to consider viable alternatives.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/19/2015
International ag scientists work with UGA faculty to help improve food security back home.Author: Denise Horton Published 06/15/2015
CAES Office of Global Programs supports international collaboration with travel grants.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/18/2015
CAES students develop biodiesel tractor, sustainable turf plan for UGA campus.Author: Josie A Krogh Published 05/12/2015
Farmers hoping for more green from the collard greens.Author: Josie A Krogh Published 04/10/2015
Asking patients about their weight can help them shed pounds.Author: Molly Berg Published 04/02/2015
Physiological disorders caused during summer highs can be improved by shading bell peppers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/24/2015
Georgia blueberry farmers use frost protection to aid against cold weather.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/17/2015
Johns Creek Italian gourmet takes top prize at Flavor of Georgia contestAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/10/2015