UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
With little rain and relentless heat, Georgia farmers are starting to feel the burn.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2016
Farmers need to keep an eye out for harmful algal blooms to help keep their livestock safe.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2016
While corn silage is greatly dependent on water to produce crop, forage sorghum requires much less.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/14/2016
Farms ponds may be convenient, but they aren't the best source of water for livestock.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 06/14/2016
Ag researchers open Watkinsville farm to the public June 28 for farm tours and fresh sweet corn.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/02/2016
Findings allow scientists to study neural stem cells' behavior without harming them.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 03/21/2016
UGA Cooperative Extension Beef Short Course marks five years of providing timely, impactful information.Author: Whitney Dixon Published 02/18/2016
Georgia Ag Forecast seminar at Unicoi State Park in White County rescheduled for February 17 after being snowed out.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/27/2016
Ag Forecast meetings to conclude on Friday, Jan. 29, in Macon.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson Published 01/26/2016
UGA Extension and national cattle-handling experts to offer tools for the novice and seasoned herdsman.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/30/2015