CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
UGA CAES team researching whiteflies statewide
Silverleaf whiteflies devastated Georgia’s cotton and fall vegetable crops last year. In response to this crisis, a team of University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences research and UGA Cooperative Extension specialists is studying the pests statewide to help cotton and vegetable farmers avoid another year of disappointing crops.
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
Almost 40 percent of Georgia homes use septic systems.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/16/2014
Cool spring, warm winter was good for consumers but tough on farmersAuthor: Pam Knox Published 01/16/2014
Georgians experience true wintertime temperatures when cold snap blows through.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/09/2014
Despite November cool snap, the beginning of winter was warmer than normalAuthor: Pam Knox Published 01/08/2014
Increased rainfall in 2013 led to hay not meeting nutritional needsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/08/2014
UGA pecan researchers attempting to breed scab-resistant varietiesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/02/2014
Conference focuses on how organic agriculture helps the planet.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 12/26/2013
Price down for one of state's biggest commoditiesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/19/2013