Acclaimed pecan breeder Darrell Sparks named UGA Inventor of the Year
Darrell Sparks’ legacy at the University of Georgia spans more than 50 years and includes the release of eight patented pecan cultivars and research focused on the development of new and improved pecan varieties. For his contributions to Georgia’s pecan industry, Sparks is the 2018 recipient of the university’s Inventor of the Year Award.
CAES students highlight research achievements at CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium
Almost 50 University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) undergraduate students showcased their research projects and competed in the seventh annual CAES Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 11.
UGA scientist creates system to detect food pathogens in hours, not days
Quick, efficient pathogen detection and fingerprinting is essential and often lifesaving when it comes to preventing foodborne illness. University of Georgia food scientist Xiangyu Deng has created a system that can identify foodborne pathogens much quicker than traditional methods.
Water quality and quantity matter when it comes to cooling off cattle.Author: Adam Speir Published 07/29/2015
Periodic sampling can help producers feed cattle appropriate quality and save money.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/14/2015
Beef cattle research is focus of field day at Blairsville center.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/01/2015
Wayne County's beef cattle industry produced farm gate value of almost $2.9 million in 2013.Author: Jordan Hill Published 01/23/2015
Tift County's Ag Forecast event draws more than 200 participants.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/23/2015
Rains cause nitrogen leaching in some Georgia grain, ryegrass fields.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 01/14/2015
UGA ag economists to speak at annual seminar series to be held across GeorgiaAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 12/29/2014
Meat center coordinator shares passion, knowledge with others.Author: Matt Chambers Published 12/15/2014
Forage sorghum's characteristics make it an attractive option for dairy cattlemen.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/19/2014
Dining on green acorns can be deadly for cattle.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/29/2014