Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
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.
Poultry feed app aims to improve the health of small flocks around the world.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/14/2016
CAES graduate students traveled the globe this summer studying everything from peanut farming to vampire bats.Author: Denise Horton Published 09/08/2016
CAES is looking for new ideas to help feed the world; students challenged to develop new ag technologies, new food products and new business ideas.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/18/2016
Egg candling classes teach backyard chicken owners how to check the quality of their eggs.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 06/23/2016
Educating poultry producers ahead of potential avian influenza outbreak key to preventing panic and chaos.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/05/2016
Urban, traditional agriculture topics will be presented at expo in May.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/24/2016
CAES's Robert Beckstead teaches agricultural basics to non-ag majors and helps mold future poultry scientists.Author: Camie Williams Published 02/23/2016
UGA poultry scientists develop technologies that ensure everyone has enough to eat.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
Georgia Ag Forecast seminar at Unicoi State Park in White County rescheduled for February 17 after being snowed out.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
North Carolina State ag associate dean named to top position at UGA ag school.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 01/08/2016