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.
Wet weather has created the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 05/21/2013
Japanese beetles can wreak havoc on roses.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 05/15/2013
UGA scientist says termites eat wood they randomly find.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/24/2013
Holly Young and Buck Trible take home top CAES undergraduate research awards.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/18/2013
Kill kudzu, use vacuum to control kudzu bugs.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/18/2013
The latest tips on how to control mosquitos will be presented by state and industry experts.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/08/2013
Event aims to educate community on insects' roles, benefits.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/29/2013
Stink bugs have devastating impact on cottonAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/26/2013
Internationally recognized scientist awarded high university honor.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 03/14/2013
Don't move firewood. It bugs me.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/07/2013