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.
Human clinical trials could begin as early as next year on UGA-developed stroke treatment.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 02/15/2018
Rice's wild relatives may hold the key to more sustainable, resilient rice crops.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/02/2018
With new grant, UGA-based peanut lab continues work to fight hunger worldwide.Author: Allison Floyd Published 01/25/2018
Georgia turfgrass growers say the price of sod should remain steady this year.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/18/2018
Future peanuts promise improved nutrition and flavor, greater yields, less disease pressure.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 01/03/2018
CAES plant gene recognized for his work in plant genetics - scientifically and socially.Author: Allyson Mann Published 11/20/2017
Speaker challenges CAES faculty and students to think beyond fear when discussing genetically modified crops.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/09/2017
Research-based irrigation practices take center stage in increasing efficiency of Georgia's farms.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/11/2017
UGA joins $15 million multistate partnership to foster new industry around carinata-based biofuels in the southern U.S.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/03/2017
Turf scientists at UGA move into new, state-of-the-art labs and greenhouses.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/22/2017