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.
See bugs, touch bugs, eat bugs at UGA insect event.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/20/2014
UGA's Hinkle has spent her career crossing the boundaries between urban and agricultural entomologyAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/20/2014
Gardeners need to use caution when battling fire ants in the gardenAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/13/2014
Warm, dry afternoons are the best time to treat for fire antsAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/13/2014
University of Georgia Extension publishes first UGA-published consumer app.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/26/2014
Evolution, long history leave insects impervious to cold snapsAuthor: Elmer Gray Published 02/26/2014
Workshop will cover equipment, honey production and hive management.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/20/2014
Keith Delaplane receives royal recognition for his work with honeybee preservationAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 02/17/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Feb. 12 and 18 workshops slated for Savannah, Griffin and Cartersville.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/23/2014