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.
Griffin campus welcomes new entomologist to research, teaching team.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/24/2017
UGA entomologist Brian Forschler to be honored by the Entomological Society of America on Nov. 7.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/24/2017
UGA Griffin campus to host meeting of exotic pest plant professionals.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/17/2017
Turf scientists at UGA move into new, state-of-the-art labs and greenhouses.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/22/2017
Treating fire ants now will reduce their numbers in the spring.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/31/2017
Species like Asian longhorned beetle and the oak splendour beetle could find a home in a wooden pallet being relocated to North America.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson Published 06/28/2017
Student-organized crop tour helps CAES grad students explore the opportunities after graduation.Author: Merritt Melancon, Russell Ingram Published 06/12/2017
Annual trainings help farmers and consultants learn how to diagnose insect damage on cotton, peanuts and soybeans.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/24/2017
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