Time to inspect your irrigation systems
To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems before planting their crops this spring.
CAES names Robert Stougaard new assistant dean of research
Beginning March 1, Robert N. Stougaard will be the assistant dean of research for the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. He will be responsible for the overall supervision of the college’s seven research centers and farms and three major agricultural experiment stations located across the state.
State's top food products make final round of University of Georgia's 2018 Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia’s 2018 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest in Atlanta set for March 20. The contest is the state’s premier proving ground for small, upstart food companies as well as time-tested products. This year’s finalists represent all corners of the state and the best of Georgia’s diverse culinary heritage.
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
Cattle numbers declining for past six yearsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/11/2014
Precision Ag workshop to be held on Feb. 25 at Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/31/2014