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.
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
You can't judge good quality hay by it's looks, you need lab results.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/28/2015
Texas' McGee Ranch wins top prize in 2015 Southeastern Hay Contest, but many Georgia farmers receive honors, too.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/22/2015
Economist Nick Magnan is working with Heifer International and the Feed the Future Peanut Mycotoxin and Improvement LaboratoryAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2015
CAES Alumni Association honors alumni with annual awards ceremonyAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Samantha Anderson Published 10/01/2015
UGA and Georgia's agricultural community honor Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Thomas Richard Breedlove Sr.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
The former head of Virginia Cooperative Extension starts at UGA Extension on Oct. 1.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/17/2015
Farmers have until Sept. 28 to submit samples to the Southeast's premier hay contest.Author: Merritt Melancon, Dennis Hancock Published 09/03/2015
Water quality and quantity matter when it comes to cooling off cattle.Author: Adam Speir Published 07/29/2015