UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
After the anticipated dry spring weather, an active tropical storm season in the Atlantic Ocean is expected this summer.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 04/16/2018
Well water should to tested every three years to ensure that it's safe to drink.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Adam Speir Published 03/26/2018
Researchers using multi-faceted approach to study the sustainability of the Upper Floridan Aquifer, water reserves for Florida and south Georgia.Author: Sandi Martin Published 08/29/2017
Drought expands in southern Georgia as Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah all record their warmest April on record.Author: Pam Knox Published 05/10/2017
Limited irrigation means could require farmers to change crop selection for upcoming season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/02/2017
UGA seminar to focus mainly on water issues in peanut production.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 01/04/2017
Despite recent rains, UGA Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter cautions farmers about planting cover crops.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 12/07/2016
Gardeners can add new plant materials under drought restrictionsAuthor: Greg Huber Published 11/21/2016
Project coordinated by UGA scientists is studying effects that rain and runoff have on growing vegetables in plasticulture systems in Georgia.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 11/10/2016
Jespersen studies what stresses turfgrass while adjusting to life on the UGA Griffin campus.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/18/2016