CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
UGA CAES team researching whiteflies statewide
Silverleaf whiteflies devastated Georgia’s cotton and fall vegetable crops last year. In response to this crisis, a team of University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences research and UGA Cooperative Extension specialists is studying the pests statewide to help cotton and vegetable farmers avoid another year of disappointing crops.
Vidalia Onion Committee honors UGA scientist for his research on Georgia-grown sweet onions.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/22/2017
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