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.
Acclaimed pecan breeder Darrell Sparks named UGA Inventor of the Year
Darrell Sparks’ legacy at the University of Georgia spans more than 50 years and includes the release of eight patented pecan cultivars and research focused on the development of new and improved pecan varieties. For his contributions to Georgia’s pecan industry, Sparks is the 2018 recipient of the university’s Inventor of the Year Award.
UGA and Georgia's agricultural community honor Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Thomas Richard Breedlove Sr.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
A University of Georgia horticulturist is researching different varieties of kale.Author: Clint Thompson, Jordan Hill Published 09/24/2015
Annual field day to feature research and discussion about two of Georgia's top row crops: cotton and peanuts.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 08/31/2015
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