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.
Georgia scientists help map the genetic code of peanuts
An international group of agricultural scientists, including University of Georgia and USDA scientists based in Georgia, have mapped the genetic code of the peanut. Results of the five-year research project give scientists around the world a map with which to unlock some of the genetic potential of the peanut plant.
Francis Fluharty to lead UGA Animal and Dairy Science Department
Francis Fluharty joins the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences as the new department head of the Department of Animal and Dairy Science. His career has been devoted to assisting food animal producers through research and educational programs aimed at improving animal health and growth. Fluharty has also worked to improve profitability, as food animal agriculture must be economically-sustainable for farm families.
Georgia Beef Commission may join other ag commodity groups.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/08/2013
Dedicated and groundbreaking staff and faculty honored with CAES annual awards for excellence.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2013
Relative forage quality index grades hay crop for buyers and sellersAuthor: Frank M. Watson Published 10/02/2013
Quick, inexpensive fences can be designed easily with electric fencing systems.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 09/25/2013
President Morehead learning more about agricultureAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2013
Horsenettle, crabgrass and Johnsongrass are persistent pasture weeds.Author: Adam Speir Published 08/27/2013
Electrolyzed oxidizing water inactivates shiga toxin-producing E. coli.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/14/2013
New beef cattle specialist excited about helping farmers, consumersAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 08/06/2013
Increased rainfall a reason pinkeye impacting cattle industryAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 08/06/2013
UGA classes will cover all areas of beef cattle production.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 07/31/2013