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.
From Toccoa to the state Capitol, UGA student Madison Hickey helps craft policies to help Georgia agriculture
It’s 11 a.m. on Thursday, during the Georgia General Assembly’s spring session, and people from all over the state start to the fill the wide hallways of the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta.
Officials get firsthand look at partnership between UGA and ag industry.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/03/2015
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension and Food Well Alliance partner to help metro Atlantans get their hands dirty at compost workshops for improved soil.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/29/2015
Students are learning time-tested methods for saving the bounty of their gardens.Author: Samantha Anderson Published 07/16/2015
An increased risk of sunburn for watermelons out in the field is a problem for many farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/23/2015
Demand for Georgia onions high, especially with poor Texas crop .Author: Clint Thompson, Jordan Hill Published 06/17/2015
Yellow leaves could mean nutrient deficiencies in backyard blueberries.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 06/03/2015
Tim Coolong hoping to find squash varieties that meet growers' demands.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/27/2015
Farmers, gardeners and food enthusiasts are invited to tour UGA's organic production plots.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/27/2015
UGA Extension experts provide tips on growing vegetable plants from seed.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/24/2015
Onions had a farm gate value of $93.1 million in Georgia in 2013.Author: Molly Berg Published 03/19/2015