UGA students commit to public service this summer as Congressional Agricultural Fellows
Seven University of Georgia students studying in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime — serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
African scientist working at UGA to improve food safety at home
Daniel Mwalwayo has spent most of his professional career working to ensure a safe food supply in his home country of Malawi.
Georgia 4-H'ers develop new snacks to help fill supermarket shelves and supply new market niches
Vegan marshmallows, dairy-free cheese crackers and locally sourced baked treats — the highlights of Georgia 4-H’s 2017 Food Product Development Contest read like a list of top food trends of 2017. Inspired by the dietary needs and interests of their friends and neighbors, three teams of Georgia 4-H’ers met at the University of Georgia Department of Food Science and Technology in Athens, Georgia, last week to showcase their newly developed food products.
At their population peak, kudzu bugs devastated soybean production in Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/10/2017
Strand becomes the eighth UGA faculty member to join the National Academy of Sciences.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 05/02/2017
Interactive event will be held on the UGA Tifton campus May 30-June 2.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/01/2017
UGA Extension fruit plant pathologist Phillip Brannen says grape farmers should be wary of diseases like Pierce's disease.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/30/2017
UGA hosts organic agriculture bootcamp April 22-23 in Athens.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/29/2017
Decline in pesticide drift complaints show that Extension trainings have been successful.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/14/2017
Fire ants won't go away on their own; treat for them now and reclaim the backyard before summer.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/09/2017
Georgia's black-eyed pea farmers hope for new luck in the new year, but experts aren't optimistic.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/12/2017
UGA's Tim Coolong encourages growers to stay up-to-date with their spray programs.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 10/06/2016
Army of worms attacks fields and cuts back farmers' hay supplies for winter.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/15/2016