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.
March was warmer and drier than normal but April promises a cool and rainy start.Author: Pam Knox Published 04/07/2016
There are many types of washers available, so buyers should do some homework before buying.Author: Keishon Thomas Published 03/31/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
It's time to tackle mosquito control projects before mosquito season starts.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/10/2016
As winter ends, Georgia is still warmer and wetter than normal.Author: Pam Knox Published 03/03/2016
January 2016 saw slightly cooler, slightly drier than normal weather for Georgia.Author: Pam Knox Published 02/05/2016
After almost 60 years, Tifway 419 bermudagrass is still highly sought after for athletic fields.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/05/2016
Water from north Georgia springs may look beautiful and taste great, but that doesn't mean it's safe to drink.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 02/04/2016
Lack of proper crop rotations could decrease the quality of Georgia peanuts next year.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/21/2016
Cutting back unnecessary water usage could save Georgia eggplant farmers water and money.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/13/2016