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.
UGA's Hinkle has spent her career crossing the boundaries between urban and agricultural entomologyAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/20/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Poultry producers from five continents converge on UGA campusAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Tifton and Cartersville forecasts rescheduled to make up for dates canceled due to winter weather.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Diplomats and agricultural officials, UGA administrators work on rebuilding relationship with Mali.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/30/2014
Regional backyard chicken experts headed to Comer for backyard poultry workshopAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/02/2014
Tift County 4-H poultry judging teams wins third national title in four yearsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 11/25/2013
Dedicated and groundbreaking staff and faculty honored with CAES annual awards for excellence.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2013
Poultry scientist studies impact of stress on health of chickens.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/26/2013
President Morehead learning more about agricultureAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2013