UGA Phenomics and Plant Robotics Center readies researchers for the intersection of big data, robotics and agriculture
Automated data collection and analysis pipelines are changing the way humans generate and use information. At the University of Georgia, researchers harness the power of advanced sensing, robotics and big-data analytics to change agriculture.
UGArden medicinal herb garden offers a space to learn about medicinal plants
The UGArden medicinal herb garden is just a few rows of a field at the edge of the University of Georgia’s student-run farm, UGArden. But it’s become a refuge for students who want to learn about the benefits of medicinal plants and escape from stress.
Fencing Field Day part of UGA's Better Grazing Project
The University of Georgia Forage Team updated the grazing paddocks on the university’s Black Shank Farm in Tifton, Georgia. In an effort to share the most up-to-date containment options available, the team hosted a Fencing Field Day.
February conference brings together organic growers, experts from across the state.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/02/2017
Fast-growing crops have time to grow before spring gardening time arrives.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 01/24/2017
Healthy vines protect watermelons from sun damage during hot Georgia summers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/18/2017
In a salad or in the landscape, Swiss chard is a delight for the palate and the eye.Author: Norman Winter Published 12/29/2016
By saving seeds, gardeners can save money and grow the same fruit their ancestors did.Author: Josh Fuder Published 09/22/2016
Rock Eagle 4-H gardeners are asking their middle Georgia neighbors to share their seeds this fall.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/25/2016
GMOs undergo years of safety testing and have been proven safe before they make it to the supermarket.Author: Wayne Parrott Published 08/18/2016
Soil experts from UGA Extension will be on hand to answer questions, take samples at Love Local: A Soil Festival to Grow Healthier Communities.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/11/2016
'Know yourself, know the symptoms' when it comes to avoiding heat-related illness.Author: Becky Griffin Published 07/27/2016
Low prices for peanuts, cotton and corn means watermelon acreage is expected to increase this year.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/14/2016