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.
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