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.
Dumfries, Scotland, is about 4,000 miles away from the University of Georgia's Athens Campus, but the population there faces the same problems as many Georgia towns, including food insecurity and health concerns connected to nutrition.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/06/2016
Event hosted by UGA CAES, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources and the Graduate School.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/17/2016
USDA Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden to deliver keynote address.Author: Camie Williams Published 01/20/2016
North Carolina State ag associate dean named to top position at UGA ag school.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 01/08/2016
CAES Alumni Association honors alumni with annual awards ceremonyAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Samantha Anderson Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
High school and college students are invited to annual recruiting event at UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/08/2015
Amber Rice recently joined the UGA Tifton Campus as an assistant professor for agriculture education.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/27/2015
Twenty-eight students enrolled in Master of Plant Protection and Pest Management program at UGA Tifton.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/06/2015
CAES Young Scholars once again wow faculty with research projects.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/23/2015