Georgia farmers enjoying improved peach crop
Last year’s summer peach crop was disastrous, but Georgia’s peach crop rebounded this summer following colder temperatures in December and January, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources agent for Taylor and Peach counties.
CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
Annual crop scouting schools will be held in Tifton and Midville, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/15/2018
According to UGA research, seedling vigor in peanuts planted in May is strongest compared to mid-April and early June.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/15/2018
Students who received bachelor's and master's degrees were recognized at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/07/2018
Workshop designed for socially disadvantaged and veteran persons interested in starting a farm and safely operating tractors.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 04/16/2018
Conference presenters will discuss drought-tolerant turfgrass varieties and technological advancements.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 04/09/2018
UGA President Jere W. Morehead and CAES Dean Sam Pardue spoke at the event, held at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/04/2018
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