Nation's leading food microbiologist retires from UGA
Twenty-six years ago, the University of Georgia hired Mike Doyle to create and lead a research center focused on detecting, controlling and eliminating foodborne pathogens in America’s food supply. This month, Doyle retired from his position as director of the world-renowned Center for Food Safety on the UGA Griffin campus.
UGA Extension's newest plant pathologist to focus on management of plant-parasitic nematodes
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension’s newest plant pathologist will focus on improved control of plant-parasitic nematodes, the microscopic, worm-like pests that primarily feed on the roots of Georgia’s vegetable crops.
New UGA food scientist keeps food supply safer using computer software
Food safety research usually involves analyzing live populations of foodborne pathogens like Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli, but University of Georgia food scientist Henk den Bakker fights pathogens by developing computer software.
Abolfazl Hajihassani responsible for control of nematodes in more than 20 Georgia commodities.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/25/2017
New UGA pathologist Jonathan Oliver to specialize in multiple fruit commodities.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/05/2017
Annual trainings help farmers and consultants learn how to diagnose insect damage on cotton, peanuts and soybeans.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/24/2017
UGA Extension physiologist John Snider recommends farmers use sensor-based irrigation scheduling.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/17/2017
Interactive event will be held on the UGA Tifton campus May 30-June 2.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/01/2017
UGA professor recognized for her advanced biotechnology work to improve peanut.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/27/2017
Conference will focus on plant breeding along with fertilizer and herbicide management.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/26/2017
Pilon to study physiological processes of the peanut plant and management of the plant's stress levels.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/19/2017
Multiple factors contribute to peanut plants not showing full emergence.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/13/2017
Book covers the health advantages of pecans, the development of different varieties and the nut's surge in popularity around the world.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 04/13/2017