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 Stouggard 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.
Georgia mosquito control pros meet at UGA to discuss 2015 mosquito season.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2014
The difference between good bugs and bad bugs is a numbers game.Author: Heather Kolich Published 10/02/2014
UGA Tifton campus hosts International Mini-Summit on Food, Policy and the EnvironmentAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/01/2014
The population of a major kudzu and soybean eating pest have dropped.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/18/2014
Researcher finds rosemary repels Argentine ants, for awhile.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/18/2014
Small scale growers will learn to ID insects, use beneficials and reduce pesticide use.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/04/2014
Dry conditions expand as Georgia records little rainfall in August.Author: Pam Knox Published 09/04/2014
UGA annual insect festival set at botanical garden in Athens.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/28/2014
Tiny worms show up in full force and destroy hay fields and munch on lawns.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/28/2014
Annual field day to be held at Gibbs, Lang Farms in TiftonAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 08/21/2014