Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
UGA's pecan blog addresses a variety of production topics in a timely manner.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/01/2015
Stripling Irrigation Research Park hosts annual camp for south Georgia 4-H'ers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/04/2015
Save water and money by taking showers instead of baths, fixing leaky faucets and soaking dishes.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 05/28/2015
Winter temperatures can lead to busted irrigation valves, leaks and flat tiresAuthor: Jordan Hill Published 04/22/2015
Georgia blueberry farmers use frost protection to aid against cold weather.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/17/2015
If stored properly, corn can be stored for up to nine months.Author: Jordan Hill Published 03/05/2015
Lack of summer storms contributed to prolonged drought in 2014.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/04/2015
Mother Nature impacts state's pecan productionAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/12/2015
Specialized courses necessary to meet demands of agricultural industryAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/23/2014
Plants need water, protection in the winter, too.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 11/20/2014