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.
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
UGA's newest pecan variety produces a bigger nut and shows high resistance to scab disease.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/06/2017