UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
A warm and wet environment results in more susceptibility to storage insect pests for corn.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/10/2014
UGA researchers use legacy tree projects to reduce damage caused by the hemlock woolly adelgidAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 04/09/2014
Prionus root borers can deprive pecan tree roots of waterAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/24/2014
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