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.
UGA Cooperative Extension Beef Short Course marks five years of providing timely, impactful information.Author: Whitney Dixon Published 02/18/2016
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
Ag Forecast meetings to conclude on Friday, Jan. 29, in Macon.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson Published 01/26/2016
Winter weather forces cancellation of Jan. 22 Ag Forecast at Unicoi State Park.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/21/2016
North Carolina State ag associate dean named to top position at UGA ag school.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 01/08/2016
Todd Applegate to take helm of UGA's poultry science department Jan. 8.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/27/2015
Dairy manure cannot be used as fertilizer if the lagoon it settles in isn't stirred periodically.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/10/2015
UGA Extension and national cattle-handling experts to offer tools for the novice and seasoned herdsman.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/30/2015
Humans won't be infected with avian influenza by eating chicken or poultry products.Author: Brian Jordan Published 11/12/2015
Much of the state was drier than normal during October — aiding farmers with peanut, cotton and hay harvest.Author: Pam Knox Published 11/04/2015