New research consortium designed to advance human health around the world
Steven Stice to lead University of Georgia's Regenerative Bioscience Center researchers in consortium designed to hasten the development of advanced cell therapies for chronic diseases like heart disease and cancer.
Code breakers unlock pearl millet's heat tolerance to fight climate chaos
As farmers around the world battle extreme drought and other climate events, researchers turn to pearl millet to find ways to make other grains more resilient to climate change. A global team of 65 scientists, including nine from the University of Georgia, have decoded some of the secrets to the crop’s coping strategies.
Irma destroys an estimated 30 percent of Georgia's pecan crop
Irma’s destructive path blew through Georgia’s pecan crop, but the destruction could have been much worse, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells.
$20 million NSF grant funds the Engineering Research Center for Cell Manufacturing Technologies.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 09/19/2017
Pearl millet genome reveals how this cereal survives temperatures over 107 degrees Fahrenheit.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/19/2017
Turfgrass producers gather to learn the latest on sod production in Georgia.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/13/2017
UGA Extension expert says hurricane will likely bring strong winds, heavy rains and high waves along coast.Author: Pam Knox Published 09/06/2017
Researchers using multi-faceted approach to study the sustainability of the Upper Floridan Aquifer, water reserves for Florida and south Georgia.Author: Sandi Martin 5FE9 Published 08/29/2017
Hydrogel mimics the composition and mechanics of the brain.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 08/29/2017
Advanced grazing school promises to get into the weeds on topics including advanced fencing systems and soil health.Author: Dennis Hancock Published 08/17/2017
Southeastern Hay Contest sets the stage for farmers to show off their best hay.Author: Merritt Melancon, Dennis Hancock Published 07/06/2017
UGA Tifton graduate heads to Italy to pursue dual master's degree in sustainable agriculture.Author: Denise Horton Published 06/22/2017
Annual corn boil lunch set for June 27 at J. Phil Campbell Research and Education Center.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/14/2017