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.
State funds new additions, improvements for turfgrass research at UGAAuthor: Stephanie Schupska Published 06/29/2015
UGA's Athens, Griffin and Tifton campuses all eyeing new turfgrass research centers.Author: Stephanie Schupska Published 06/11/2015
Urban farms and community gardens are thriving in Georgia with the help of UGA Extension.Author: Susan M. Varlamoff Published 06/11/2015
Catch the buzz on beekeeping with this $5, all-ages workshop from UGA ExtensionAuthor: Jessica Cameron Torhan Published 06/10/2015
School participants will learn about insects, scouting procedures and cotton growth.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/03/2015
CAES Office of Global Programs supports international collaboration with travel grants.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/18/2015
Spring rains making Georgia landscape a haven for nuisance mosquitos.Author: Josie A Krogh Published 05/07/2015
Jason Schmidt hopes to improve agricultural management systems by preserving helpful insects.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/23/2015
Rose sawflies, or rose slugs, can even damage 'Knock Out' roses.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 04/23/2015
UGA wants to know what pests peanut growers are most concerned about.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/16/2015