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.
UGA students work with U.S. space agency to help shape the future of farming.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/01/2017
UGA horticulture students bumper crop of poinsettias come in pink, white and classic red.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/20/2017
New CAES assistant dean for academic affairs takes post Jan. 1.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/20/2017
UGA horticulturist teams up with UGA Athletic Association to develop more sustainable horticulture practices.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/02/2017
Tropical Storm Irma made peach trees lean, but with support, they can be righted.Author: Dario Chavez Published 09/29/2017
Ornamental research shines during Durham Horticulture Farm open house.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/25/2017
'Patti Faye' steals hearts with its blue needles and horizontal branching habit.Author: Norman Winter Published 09/20/2017
From Georgia-grown trees to gallons of milk, UGA's 2017 Farm Tour highlights diversity in northeastern Georgia agriculture.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/20/2017
UGA researchers pinpoint a mutation that triggered the development of the modern tomato from its tiny, berry-sized ancestor.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/24/2017
Brown-eyed Susan is native to most of the country and cold hardy from Texas to Minnesota.Author: Norman Winter Published 08/17/2017