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.
Scientists offer public tour of organic agriculture research at UGA.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/30/2016
UGA Extension aims to better coordinate efforts across the Atlanta area.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/22/2016
The Trial Gardens at UGA invites the public to see its newest crop of new ornamentals.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/22/2016
Downy mildew impacts Georgia watermelon growers every year.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/21/2016
Growers who lost their crop to inclement weather have the option of testing the late-season market.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 05/17/2016
Natural bacteria tackles watermelon disease from the seed up.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Candace M. Pollock-Moore Published 05/12/2016
Saturday at the Rock, at Rock Eagle 4-H Center, focus on heirloom veggies and seed swapping.Author: Jessica Cameron Torhan Published 05/12/2016
Younger UGA Extension leaders step up to guide the agency into its second century.Author: Whitney Dixon Published 05/05/2016
“Feast or famine” rainfall and above-normal temperatures covered Georgia in April.Author: Pam Knox Published 05/05/2016
Georgia watermelons should be ready for harvest in second or third week in June.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/26/2016