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.
Researchers seek to prevent substantial yield losses of Southern peas, a $7 million crop.Author: Jordan Hill Published 02/24/2015
Palmer amaranth a $100-million-a-year problem for Georgia cotton farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/02/2015
Specialized courses necessary to meet demands of agricultural industryAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/23/2014
Camden Lowrance designs wireless sensor network for work with water, grapevinesAuthor: Jordan Hill Published 12/22/2014
Thirteen Georgia agricultural leaders complete leadership development program and are ready to advocate for Georgia agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2014
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences looking to enhance international reputationAuthor: Christy Fricks Published 06/26/2014
Georgia 4-H'ers help honor congressional 4-H alumni.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/14/2014
Six CAES students head to "The Hill"Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/09/2014
4-H'er and UGA student Tess Hammock testifies before congressAuthor: J. Faith Peppers Published 03/05/2014
UGA President Jere Morehead impressed with visit to annual Sunbelt Ag ExpoAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/17/2013