Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
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.
Squash are a popular southern vegetable, but pests can make growing them difficult.Author: Bob Westerfield Published 03/10/2016
When it comes to growing squash, picking one variety is a difficult task.Author: Bob Westerfield Published 03/10/2016
Community and school gardeners can reach out to their UGA Extension agent for local support.Author: Becky Griffin Published 03/10/2016
UGA microbiologist says wash fresh produce thoroughly and cook, if possible, before eating.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/03/2016
UGA, Georgia Department of Agriculture offering trainings for Georgia growers this winter.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/16/2016
Tifton-based entomologist to be recognized at the Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America meeting.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/03/2016
Winter is the perfect time to browse seed catalogs and select seeds for next year's garden.Author: Josh Fuder Published 12/22/2015
Warmer temperatures and disease pressure make pumpkins a difficult crop for south Georgia farmers.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 10/29/2015
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
Don't let diseased plant material ruin next season's garden.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/01/2015