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.
Wet weather creates perfect conditions for disease on Georgia crops.Author: Robert C Kemerait Jr Published 07/31/2013
Homeowners dealing with septic tank problems following increased rainfall this summerAuthor: Frank M. Watson Published 07/25/2013
Excess rainfall having positive and negative impact with cotton farmersAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 07/24/2013
Area 4-Hers learn importance of water conservationAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 07/10/2013
A rainy June in GeorgiaAuthor: Pam Knox Published 07/09/2013
Watermelon farmers feeling the sting of too much of a good thing.Author: Erica P. Techo Published 07/09/2013
May left fields too wet in some counties, too dry in othersAuthor: Pam Knox Published 06/13/2013
Wet weather has created the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 05/21/2013
Extra time it takes to add mulch will save you watering time.Author: Stacey D. Gregory Published 05/13/2013
Local event educates 900 third gradersAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 05/10/2013