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 Stougaard 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.
University names new director to replace UGA Regents Professor Mike Doyle.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/01/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
Todd Applegate to take helm of UGA's poultry science department Jan. 8.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/27/2015
Much of the state was drier than normal during October — aiding farmers with peanut, cotton and hay harvest.Author: Pam Knox Published 11/04/2015
UGA and Georgia's agricultural community honor Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Thomas Richard Breedlove Sr.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/01/2015
Officials get firsthand look at partnership between UGA and ag industry.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/03/2015
Farm bill topics to be discussed include price loss coverage and agricultural risk coverageAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/27/2014
Inaugural conference concludes Thursday in SavannahAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/25/2013
Governor to speak at inaugural agribusiness conference in SavannahAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 09/12/2013
Congressional Agricultural Fellows help connect D.C. to UGA expertise.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/09/2013