Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
Georgia scientists help map the genetic code of peanuts
An international group of agricultural scientists, including University of Georgia and USDA scientists based in Georgia, have mapped the genetic code of the peanut. Results of the five-year research project give scientists around the world a map with which to unlock some of the genetic potential of the peanut plant.
Francis Fluharty to lead UGA Animal and Dairy Science Department
Francis Fluharty joins the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences as the new department head of the Department of Animal and Dairy Science. His career has been devoted to assisting food animal producers through research and educational programs aimed at improving animal health and growth. Fluharty has also worked to improve profitability, as food animal agriculture must be economically-sustainable for farm families.
13-year bugs' life cycle comes to a close.Author: April Reese Sorrow, Sharon Dowdy Published 05/12/2011
Summer rains will help wash problem away.Author: William G. Tyson Published 04/28/2011
The mystery is how this Asian native emerged in the southeastern U.S.Author: Jonathan Andrews Published 04/14/2011
Now airing in Georgia, Alabama and Florida, check listing for show times.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 04/13/2011
Protect yourself and your family from stinging insects.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 04/07/2011
Daisy destroyers munch on leaves, stems and blossoms.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/31/2011
Brood 19 cicadas to emerge en masse in a few weeks.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 03/17/2011
Insect eating, roach races, cricket spitting, tarantula petting all featured at UGA Insect Zoo.Author: Stephanie Schupska Published 03/17/2011
UGA researchers to speak at Georgia Organics Conference.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 02/17/2011
UGA researcher looking at mites as key to honeybee decline.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 02/10/2011