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.
Acclaimed pecan breeder Darrell Sparks named UGA Inventor of the Year
Darrell Sparks’ legacy at the University of Georgia spans more than 50 years and includes the release of eight patented pecan cultivars and research focused on the development of new and improved pecan varieties. For his contributions to Georgia’s pecan industry, Sparks is the 2018 recipient of the university’s Inventor of the Year Award.
Typical timeframe for planting cotton lasts through MayAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 05/02/2014
Temperature, weather changes will alter agriculture in the Southeast.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/01/2014
Watermelon prices could suffer if there's a surplus in marketAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 04/30/2014
IBM's weather forecasting technology to be put to use for irrigation, water conservationAuthor: Clint Thompson, Dana Anastasi Published 04/28/2014
Smartphone app was released on April 16Author: Chris Beckham Published 04/22/2014
UGA's Gary Hawkins studying solar power as way to water livestockAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 04/16/2014
Winter cover crops improve cattle's diet, farmer's field and bottom line.Author: Candace M. Pollock-Moore Published 04/03/2014
Following last year's poor pecan crop, '14 could be even worse for Georgia farmersAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/18/2014
Wesley Porter's time divided between Georgia, AlabamaAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/25/2014
Rain combined with frigid temperatures has led to declining health for some Georgia cattleAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/11/2014