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.
Proper irrigation maintenance helps farmers avoid system malfunctions during the growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/20/2018
The grant supports UGA CAES research on the Tifton campus through July 2020.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/15/2018
Growers should train trees to have a "central leader," the main trunk going up a tree.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/01/2018
UGA Peanut Team will hold seminar to give producers a glimpse into the upcoming growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/09/2018
Nine CAES students on track to graduate with a bachelor's degree or master's degree on UGA's Tifton campus.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 12/05/2017
Corn farmers reported yields that were between 8 and 12 percent below average.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 11/29/2017
Approximately 450 Georgia Power employees housed while helping to restore power to Georgia residents.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/19/2017
Annual event geared towards high school and college students interested in attending or transferring into CAES.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 09/07/2017
D.W. Brooks lecturer to discuss biotechnology and its discontents on Nov. 7.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/06/2017
UGA scientists will cover the latest Georgia pecan agricultural research, including insect and disease management strategies.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/29/2017